Oct. 1, 2012
18 former Boston College Football players have seen action in the NFL this season. Here are the highlights from week four.
Alex Albright, Dallas, LB
- Albright and the Cowboys will face the Chicago Bears in the Monday night game.
Ron Brace, New England, DT
- Brace saw action in the Patriots' 51-28 comeback win over the Bills.
Anthony Castonzo, Indianapolis, OT
- Castonzo and the Colts had a week four bye. They will face Rob Francois, B.J. Raji and the Packers next Sunday.
Gosder Cherilus, Detroit, RT
- Cherilus started in the Lions' 20-13 week four loss to the Vikings.
Jo-Lonn Dunbar, St. Louis, LB
- Dunbar recorded six tackles in the Rams' 19-13 win over the Seahawks.
Robert Francois, Green Bay, LB
- Francois saw action as Green Bay beat the New Orleans Saints, 28-27, in the week four matchup.
Matt Hasselbeck, Tennessee, QB
- Hasselbeck completed 17-of-25 passing attempts, for 193 yards and threw two touchdowns in the Titans' week four loss to the Houston Texans.
Mark Herzlich, New York Giants, LB
- Herzlich saw action in the Giants' 19-17 week four loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Mathias Kiwanuka, New York Giants, LB
- Kiwanuka recorded three tackles - one assist and two solo - in the Giants' week four loss.
Luke Kuechly, Carolina, LB
- Kuechly started and had five tackles in the Panthers' 30-28 loss to the Falcons. He led the team in tackles with his three assists and two individual stops.
Matt Ryan, Atlanta, QB
- Ryan completed 25-for-40 passing attempts for three touchdowns and 369 yards, including a scoring drive starting from the one-yard line that resulted in a 60-yard completion and eventually the game-winning touchdown. The Falcons beat the Panthers, 30-28, in the week four matchup.
Chris Snee, New York Giants, OG
- Snee started at guard for the Giants in their week four loss. The offensive line did not allow a sack on quarterback Eli Manning against the Philadelphia defense.
B.J. Raji, Green Bay, DT
- Raji started and had one combined tackle in the Packers' win over the Saints.
Additionally, Center Matt Tennant re-signed with the Patriots this week. He did not play in the win over the Bills, but has been added to the New England roster. Donnie Fletcher is currently on the developmental roster for the New York Jets. Jeremy Trueblood, a tackle for the Tampa Bay Bucaneers, is out with an injury and is currently listed by the team as inactive. Antonio Garay is also currently listed as an inactive member of the San Diego Chargers' roster.