Oct 27, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers safety Robert Golden (21) on the bench during the fourth quarter against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum. The Oakland Raiders defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 21-18. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

Ex-Arizona Wildcats in the NFL: Week 8

Thirteen former Arizona Wildcats remain on NFL rosters. Let’s take a look at how those players performed in their games last week:

New York Jets kicker Nick Folk made a season-long 50-yard field goal in the Jets’ 49-9 loss to Cincinnati on Sunday (Photo by Jim Brown/USA TODAY Sports)

Lance Briggs, LB, Chicago Bears
The Bears had a bye week before traveling to play Green Bay on Monday. Briggs will miss the next month and a half with a shoulder injury.
2013 Stats: 7 games played (seven starts), 64 tackles, 2.0 sacks, eight pass deflections, two forced fumbles

Eben Britton, OL, Chicago Bears
The Bears had a bye week before traveling to play Green Bay on Monday.
2013 Stats: 4 games played (one start)

Antoine Cason, CB, Arizona Cardinals
Cason played but didn’t record any statistics in the Cardinals’ 27-13 win over Atlanta on Saturday.
2013 Stats: 8 games played, four tackles

Juron Criner, WR, Oakland Raiders
Criner was inactive for the Raiders’ 21-18 win over Pittsburgh on Sunday.
2013 Stats: N/A

Nick Foles, QB, Philadelphia Eagles
Foles didn’t play in the Eagles’ 15-7 loss to the New York Giants due to a concussion. However, head coach Chip Kelly announced that he will be starting on Sunday against Oakland.
2013 Stats: 5 games played (two starts), 52-for-90 (57.8 completion percentage), 622 passing yards, six passing touchdowns, one rushing touchdown

Nick Folk, K, New York Jets
Folk made all three of his field goals, including a season-long kick of 50 yards, in the Jets’ 49-9 loss to Cincinnati. He didn’t record any touchbacks on his four kickoffs.
2013 Stats: 8 games played, 19-for-19 field goals (long of 50), 12-for-12 PATs, 37 kickoffs, 21 touchbacks

Robert Golden, DB, Pittsburgh Steelers
Golden recorded a tackle and a forced fumble in the Steelers’ 21-18 loss to Oakland.
2013 Stats: 7 games played, seven tackles, one forced fumble

Rob Gronkowski, TE, New England Patriots
Gronkowski had two catches for 27 yards in the Patriots’ 27-17 win over Miami.
2013 Stats: 2 games played (one start), 10 receptions, 141 yards receiving

Earl Mitchell, DT, Houston Texans
The Texans had a bye week last weekend before returning to action against Indianapolis on Sunday.
2013 Stats: 7 games played (seven starts), 20 tackles, 1.0 sack

Brooks Reed, LB, Houston Texans
The Texans had a bye week last weekend before returning to action against Indianapolis on Sunday.
2013 Stats: 7 games played (seven starts), 28 tackles, 1.0 sack

Practice Squad: Fendi Onobun, TE (Chicago Bears), D’Aundre Reed, DL (San Francisco 49ers), Matt Scott, QB (Jacksonville Jaguars)

For last week’s update, click here.

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