NFL Rebels Weekly Update 9.26
Sept. 26, 2017


Here at, we are proud to update Rebel fans on the exploits of our former players who lace up their cleats on Sundays in the NFL. Ole Miss had a big presence in the league again this year There are currently 23 former Rebels on NFL rosters, including two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning, last year's first-round draft picks Robert NkemdicheLaquon Treadwell and Laremy Tunsil, and 2017 first-round draft pick Evan Engram

13 former Rebels made appearances in the first week of the 2017 season. Here's a rundown of how each former Rebel performed in week one of the 2017 NFL Season: 

#88 Quincy Adeboyejo | WR | Baltimore Ravens

Member of the Ravens' practice squad.  

#16 Cody Core | WR | Cincinnati Bengals 

Was active, but did not see action in Cincinnati's loss to Green Bay (27-24).

#38 Brandon Bolden | RB | New England Patriots 

Was active, but did not see action in week two in the Patriots' victory over Houston (36-33).

#99 Fadol Brown | DE | Oakland Raiders

Member of the Raiders' practice squad.  

#36 Trae Elston | S | Buffalo Bills

Contributed for the first time this season with one tackle in the Bills' victory over the Giants (27-24).

#88 Evan Engram | TE | New York Giants

Contributed five receptions for 45 yards in a loss to Philadelphia (27-24).

#31 Mike Hilton | CB | Pittsburgh Steelers

Contributed two tackles in the Steelers' loss to Chicago (23-17).

#65 Lavon Hooks | DE | Pittsburgh Steelers

Member of the Steelers' practice squad.

#77 John Jerry | OG | New York Giants

Started at right guard in the Giants' loss to Philadelphia (27-24).

#93 D.J. Jones | DT | San Francisco 49ers

Active, but did not contribute in the 49ers' loss to the Rams (41-39) on Thursday Night Football.

#31 Derrick Jones | CB | New York Jets

Active, but did not contribute to the Jets' victory over Miami (20-6).

#38 Akeem Judd | RB | Tennessee Titans 

Placed on injured reserve. 

#6 Chad Kelly | QB | Denver Broncos

Placed on injured reserve.

#10 Eli Manning | QB | New York Giants

Started at quarterback going 35 for 47 over 366 yards with a three touchdowns and two interceptions in a loss to Philadelphia (27-24).

#70 Bobby Massie | OT | Chicago Bears

Started at tackle in the Bears' victory over the Steelers (23-17).

#10 Donte Moncrief | WR | Indianapolis Colts

Logged two receptions for 44 yards in a victory over Cleveland (31-28).

#90 Robert Nkemdiche | DT | Arizona Cardinals

Contributed one tackle in Arizona's loss to Dallas (28-17) on Monday Night Football.

#78 Jeremy Parnell | OT | Jacksonville Jaguars

Started at tackle in Jacksonville's victory over Baltimore (44-7).

#79 Bradley Sowell | OT | Chicago Bears

Contributed, but did not start in the Bears' 23-17 victory over the Steelers.

#53 Carlos Thompson | LB | Los Angeles Rams

Member of the Rams' practice squad.

#11 Laquon Treadwell | WR | Minnesota Vikings

Tallied one reception for two yards in Minnesota's victory over Tampa Bay (34-17).

#67 Laremy Tunsil | G | Miami Dolphins

Started at tackle in the Dolphins' loss to the Jets (20-6).

#17 Mike Wallace | WR | Baltimore Ravens

Tallied one reception for six yards in Baltimore's loss to Jacksonville (44-7).

#71 Channing Ward | DE | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Member of the Bucs' practice squad.

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