Jan 7, 2012; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) tries to escape Detroit Lions defensive end Cliff Avril (92) and Ndamukong Suh (90) during the 2011 NFC Wild Card Playoff game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: John David Mercer-US PRESSWIRE

How Boilers In the NFL Did Thursday Night’s Preseason Games


Week one of the NFL preseason has begun and Purdue has several players on NFL teams. Following is an update on how those who played in Thursday’s Week 1 Preseason games did.

Kyle Adams- Bears- One catch, eight yards
Drew Brees- Saints- 1-4 passing, 4 yds (Sunday)
Ray Edwards-Falcons- No stats
Dennis Kelly- Eagles- No stats
Ryan Kerrigan- Redskins- One tackle
Mike Neal- Packers- One tackle
Rob Ninkovich- Patriots- No Stats
Greg Orton- Broncos- No stats
Curtis Painter- Ravens- 7-14 passings, 76 yards, 3 TD
Shaun Phillips- Chargers- One tackle
Bernard Pollard- Ravens- 3 tackles

Others in the NFL

Cliff Avril- Lions
Ryan Baker- Dolphins
Nick Hardwick
Dustin Keller- Jets
Brandon King- Colts
Nick Mondek- Texans
Uche Nwaneri- Jaguars
Kyle Orton- Texans
Mike Otto- Titans
Jacques Reeves- 49ers
Anthony Spencer- Cowboys
Torri Williams- Texans
Carson Wiggs- Seahawks

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