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Sun Devils in the NFL: Burfict not at practice yet, Randall picks up award

Your weekly update on what former Sun Devils in the NFL are doing in the league.

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Your weekly recap of how former Sun Devils are performing in the NFL.
Pro Bowler Burfict not at practice on Monday

On Monday, Pro Football Talk reported that the Cincinnati Bengals linebacker was not at practice on Monday.

Burfict has been on the team's physically unable to perform (PUP) list the entire season since undergoing microfracture surgery for a lingering knee injury. If the Bengals do not activate him this week, they will have three weeks to activate him from the PUP list this season.

Burfict previously promised he'd return to the field by November 1.

Damarious Randall voted NFL's "Clutch Performer of the Week"

The Packers rookie was named the league's Clutch Performer of the Week for Week 6 following his game-cinching pass breakup in a win over the San Diego Chargers.

Fans voted for the award recipient on between five candidates. It is Randall's first time being honored for the award.


Name/Position/Number Team Selected Standing This Week's Statistics
Damarious Randall, CB - No. 23 Green Bay Packers Rd 1, Pick 30 Second-team left cornerback bye week
Jaelen Strong, WR - No. 11 Houston Texans Rd 3, Pick 70 Third-team wide receiver inactive
Jamil Douglas, OG - No. 75 Miami Dolphins Rd 4, Pick 114 Starting right guard N/A in 44-26 win vs. Houston Texans
Marcus Hardison, DT - No. 91 Cincinnati Bengals Rd 4, Pick 135 Third-team right defensive tackle inactive

Other Alumni on Active Rosters

Name/Position/No. Team Years at ASU *Standing This Week's Stats
Lawrence Guy, DE - No. 67 Baltimore Ravens 2008-10 Second-team defensive end 3 solo tackles in 26-18 loss vs. Arizona Cardinals
Will Sutton, DT - No. 93 Chicago Bears 2009-13 Starting defensive end bye week
Brock Osweiler, QB - No. 17 Denver Broncos 2009-11 Second-string quarterback bye week
Omar Bolden, S - No. 31 Denver Broncos 2007-10 (missed 2011) Second-team free safety; starting kickoff returner bye week
Rashad Ross, WR - No. 19 Washington 2011-12 Third-team wide receiver; No. 1 KO returner; No. 3 punt returner 2 KO ret, 48 total yards in 31-30 win vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

*Standing according to depth chart projections on

Alumni Placed on Injured Reserve/PUP List

Baltimore Ravens: Terrell Suggs, LB - No. 55 (was at ASU from 2000-02): suffered torn Achilles injury in opening game of the season. Out for year.

Cincinnati BengalsVontaze Burfict, LB - No. 55 (2009-11): began year on reserve/physically-unable-to-play list.

Denver BroncosKyle Williams, WR - No. 15 (2006-09)sustained a ruptured Achilles tendon on August 1.

Kansas City ChiefsPaul Fanaika, OG - No. 74 (2004-08)was placed on injured reserve just days before the start of the season.

Washington: Shawn Lauvao, LG - No. 77 (2005-09): was placed on injured reserve due to an ankle injury and is out for the rest of the season.

Cuts, Waives and Others Actions

Defensive tackle Davon Coleman (2011-13) waived by Dallas Cowboys (Sep. 28)