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GAMECOCK FOOTBALL IN THE PROS

(Last Updated 10/18/2017)

28 Gamecocks currently hold a spot on NFL rosters:

Below is information, including stats and news stories, on all former Gamecocks that currently hold a spot on an NFL roster or practice squad.

JERELL ADAMS
New York Giants
Tight End
Lettered at South Carolina 2012-15

2017 Updates
Week 2- Caught one pass for 38 yards in a loss to Detroit (Sept. 18)
Week 3- Played but did not start in the loss at Philadelphia (Sept. 24)
Week 5- Had one catch for 11 yards in the loss to the Chargers (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Had one reception for 6 yards in the win over Denver (Oct. 15)
Week 10- Started at tight end but did not record a stat in the loss to San Francisco (Nov. 12)

DAMIERE BYRD
Carolina Panthers
Wide Receiver
Lettered at South Carolina 2011-14

2017 Updates
Week 4- Had one rushing attempt for 12 yards in a victory at New England (Oct. 1)

A.J. CANN
Jacksonville Jaguars
Offensive Guard
Lettered at South Carolina 2011-14

2017 Updates
Week 1- Started at offensive guard in a win over the Houston Texans (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Started at OG in the loss to Tennessee (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Started at OG in a win over Baltimore in London (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Started at OG in the loss to the Jets (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Started at OG in the win over Pittsburgh (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Started at OG in the loss to the L.A. Rams (Oct. 15)
Week 7- Started at OG in the win over Indianapolis (Oct. 22)
Week 10- Started at OG in the win over the L.A. Chargers (Nov. 12)

JADEVEON CLOWNEY
Houston Texans
Defensive End
Lettered at South Carolina 2011-13

2017 Updates
Week 1- Recorded one tackle in the loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Totaled four tackles and a pass breakup in the victory over Cincinnati (Sept. 14)
Week 3- Had six total tackles and two sacks in a loss to New England (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had two total tackles plus a forced fumble in a win over Tennessee (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had three total tackles in a loss to Kansas City (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Tallied three tackles and a pass breakup in a win over the Browns (Oct. 15)
Week 8- Had four tackles, a sack and a forced fumble in a loss to Seattle (Oct. 29)
Week 9- Had four total tackles and a sack in a loss to Indianapolis (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Had three tackles and a sack in the loss to the L.A. Rams (Nov. 12)

JARED COOK
Oakland Raiders
Tight End
Lettered at South Carolina 2006-08

2017 Updates
Week 1- Had five receptions for a total of 56 yards, with a long of 22, in the victory over the Tennessee Titans (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Hauled in four passes for a total of 25 yards in a win over the Jets (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Had four catches for 43 yards and a touchdown reception in a loss to Washington (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had three receptions for 46 yards in a loss to Denver (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had three catches for 25 yards with a long of 17 in a loss to Baltimore (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Had two catches for 14 yards in the loss to the L.A. Chargers (Oct. 15)
Week 7- Had six catches for 107 yards in the win over Kansas City (Oct. 19)
Week 8- Had four receptions for 57 yards in a loss to Buffalo (Oct. 29)
Week 9- Caught eight passes for a total of 126 yards in a win over Miami (Nov. 5)

PHAROH COOPER
Los Angeles Rams
Wide Receiver
Lettered at South Carolina 2013-15

2017 Updates
Week 3- Had one catch for four yards in a win over San Francisco (Sept. 21)
Week 5- Had two receptions for 22 yards in a loss to Seattle (Oct. 8)
Week 9- Had one catch for nine yards in a win over the Giants (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Had two catches for 12 yards in the win over Houston (Nov. 12)

MIKE DAVIS
Seattle Seahawks
Running Back
Lettered at South Carolina 2012-15

2017 Updates
Currently a member of Seattle's practice squad.

PATRICK DIMARCO
Buffalo Bills
Fullback
Lettered at South Carolina 2007-10

2017 Updates
Week 1- Recorded 1 catch for 5 yards in a 21-12 win over the New York Jets (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Started the game but did not record a stat in the loss to the Carolina Panthers (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Started at fullback in a win over Denver (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had one rush for a loss of 2 yards in a win over Atlanta (Oct. 1)
Week 10- Had three receptions for a total of 21 yards in a loss to New Orleans (Nov. 12)

BRUCE ELLINGTON
Houston Texans
Wide Receiver
Lettered at South Carolina 2011-13

2017 Updates
Week 3- Had four catches, one for a touchdown, for a total of 59 yards in a loss to the Patriots (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had three catches for 44 yards and one rushing attempt of 13 yards in the win over Tennessee (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had two receptions for 30 yards in a loss to Kansas city (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Had two receptions for 22 yards in the win over Cleveland (Oct. 15)
Week 8- Had one catch for 13 yards in the loss to Seattle (Oct. 29)
Week 9- Had three catches for 22 yards in a loss to Indianapolis (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Had four catches for 41 yards and a touchdown in a loss to the L.A. Rams (Nov. 12)

STEPHON GILMORE
New England Patriots
Cornerback
Lettered at South Carolina 2009-11

2017 Updates
Week 1 - Had four tackles in a loss to Kansas City (Sept. 7)
Week 2- Had two total tackles in a win over New Orleans (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Had four total tackles, a pass defense, and an interception returned for 39 yards in a win over the Texans (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had four total tackles in the loss to the Panthers (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had five total tackles in a win over Tampa Bay (Oct. 5)
Week 10- Recorded three tackles and a pass breakup in a win over the Broncos (Nov. 12)

MELVIN INGRAM
Los Angeles Chargers
Outside Linebacker
Lettered at South Carolina 2007, 2009-11

2017 Updates
Week 1- Had four total tackles and 1.5 sacks in the win over the Denver Broncos (Sept. 11)
Week 2- Had four solo tackles and another sack in a loss to Miami (Sept.17)
Week 3- Tallied six tackles and three sacks in a loss to Kansas City (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had four tackles in a loss to Philadelphia (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had six total tackles, 2 sacks, and a forced fumble in the win over the Giants (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Finished with three combined tackles in the win over Oakland (Oct. 15)
Week 7- Had three total tackles in the win over Denver (Oct. 22)
Week 8- Had one tackle in the loss to New England (Oct. 29)
Week 10- Had two tackles in a loss to Jacksonville (Nov. 12)

ALSHON JEFFERY
Philadelphia Eagles
Wide Receiver
Lettered at South Carolina 2009-11

2017 Updates
Week 1- Had three receptions for 38 yards in a win over Washington (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Caught seven passes for 92 yards and a touchdown in a loss to Kansas City (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Caught four passes for 56 yards in a win over the Giants (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had three catches for 29 yards plus a touchdown in the win over the LA Chargers (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had three catches for 31 yards in a win over Arizona (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Hauled in four catches for 71 yards in a win over the Carolina Panthers (Oct. 12)
Week 7- Had two catches for 37 yards in the win over Washington (Oct. 23)
Week 8- Had two catches for 62 yards and a touchdown in the win over San Francisco (Oct. 29)
Week 9- Had six receptions for 84 yards and two touchdowns in a win over Denver (Nov. 5)

ISAIAH JOHNSON
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Defensive Back
Lettered at South Carolina 2015

2017 Updates

T.J. JOHNSON
Cincinnati Bengals
Center
Lettered at South Carolina 2009-12

2017 Updates
Week 2- Started at guard in a loss to the Texans (Sept. 14)
Week 3- Started at guard in the loss to Green Bay (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Started in the win over the Browns (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Started in the win over Buffalo (Oct. 8)

JOHNATHAN JOSEPH
Houston Texans
Cornerback
Lettered at South Carolina 2005

2017 Updates
Week 1- Had 1 tackle and 2 passes defensed in the loss to Jacksonville (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Totaled three tackles in a win over the Cincinnati Bengals (Sept. 14)
Week 3- Had one tackle in a loss to New England (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had two total tackles plus a pass breakup against Tennessee (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had six total tackles in the loss to Kansas City (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Had three total tackles, three passes broken up, and two interceptions, including one returned 82 yards for a touchdown, in the win over the Browns (Oct. 15)
Week 8- Recorded four total tackles in a loss to Seattle (Oct. 29)
Week 9- Totaled four tackles in a loss to Indianapolis (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Had five tackles in a loss to the L.A. Rams (Nov. 12)

CAPTAIN MUNNERLYN
Carolina Panthers
Cornerback
Lettered at South Carolina 2006-08

2017 Updates
Week 2- Had two tackles in a win over Buffalo (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Had three tackles in a loss to New Orleans (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had two tackles in the win over New England (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Had three total tackles plus a sack in the win over Detroit (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Recorded one tackle in a loss to the Eagles (Oct. 12)
Week 7- Had one tackle and a sack in the loss to the Bears (Oct. 22)
Week 8- Had two total tackles and a pass breakup in a win over Tampa Bay (Oct. 29)
Week 9- Had one tackle in a win over Atlanta (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Had three tackles and a pass breakup in a win over Miami (Nov. 13)

COREY ROBINSON
Detroit Lions
Offensive Tackle
Lettered at South Carolina 2012-14

2017 Updates
Week 10- Got his first career start in a win over Cleveland (Nov. 12)

BRANDON SHELL
New York Jets
Offensive Tackle
Lettered at South Carolina 2012-15

2017 Updates
Week 1- Started at offensive tackle in the loss to Buffalo (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Started at tackle in the loss to the Raiders (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Started again at OT in the win over the Dolphins (Sept. 24)
Week 5- Started at OT in the win over Cleveland (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Started at OT in the Jets loss to New England (Oct. 15)
Week 7- Started at OT in the loss to the Dolphins (Oct. 22)
Week 10- Started at OT in the loss to the Buccaneers (Nov. 12)

DARIAN STEWART
Denver Broncos
Safety
Lettered at South Carolina 2006-09

2017 Updates
Week 1- Totaled six tackles in the win over the LA Chargers (Sept. 11)
Week 2- Had three total tackles in the win over the Dallas Cowboys (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Recorded seven tackles in the loss to Buffalo (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had seven total tackles in a win over Oakland (Oct. 1)
Week 6- Recorded six total tackles in the loss to the New York Giants (Oct. 15)
Week 7- Had one tackle in the loss to the L.A. Chargers (Oct. 22)
Week 8- Had two tackles, two passes broken up and an interception in the loss to the Chiefs (Oct. 30)
Week 9- Started at free safety but did not record any tackles in the loss to the Eagles (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Had six total tackles in the loss to the Patriots (Nov. 12)

RYAN SUCCOP
Tennessee Titans
Placekicker
Lettered at South Carolina 2005-08

2017 Updates
Week 1- 3-for-4 on field goal attempts with a long of 52, 1/1 on PAT's, and 3 of 5 kickoffs were touchbacks, averaging 55.0 yards per kick in the loss to Oakland (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Went 3-for-3 on field goals with a long of 41, and 3 of 7 kickoffs were touchbacks in the win over the Jacksonville Jaguars (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Went a perfect 4-for-4 on field goals with a long of 47, 3-for-3 on PAT's, and all seven kickoffs went for touchbacks in a win over Seattle (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Did not attempt a field goal but went 2-for-2 on PAT's and kicked 2 touchbacks on 3 kickoff attempts in the loss to Houston (Oct. 1)
Week 5- Made his only FG attempt of the day, from 45 yards, went 1-for-1 on PAT's, and 1 of 3 kickoffs was a touchback in the loss to Miami (Oct. 8)
Week 6- Went 5-for-5 on field goals with a long of 48, was a perfect 3-for-3 on PAT's, and averaged 64.2 yards on his nine kickoffs in the win over the Colts (Oct. 16)
Week 7- Went 4-for-5 on field goals with a long of 47 and had 4 touchbacks in the Titans win over Cleveland (Oct. 22)
Week 9- Went 1-for-1 with a 48 yard field goal, was 2-for-3 on extra points, and kicked 4 of 5 kickoffs for touchbacks in the win over Baltimore (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Went 1-for-2 on field goals with a long of 44, went 3-for-3 on extra points, and 3 of 4 kickoffs went for touchbacks in the win over Cincinnati (Nov. 12)

D.J. SWEARINGER
Washington Redskins
Safety
Lettered at South Carolina 2009-12

2017 Updates
Week 1- Recorded five total tackles in the loss to Philadelphia (Sept. 10)
Week 2- Had four tackles in the win over the LA Rams (Sept. 17)
Week 3- Had two total tackles in a win over Oakland (Sept. 24)
Week 4- Had five tackles in the loss to Kansas City (Oct. 2)
Week 6- Had six total tackles and a pass breakup in the win against San Francisco (Oct. 15)
Week 7- Had four total tackles in the loss to the Eagles (Oct. 23)
Week 8- Tallied seven total tackles in the loss to Dallas (Oct. 29)
Week 9- Had three total tackles and two passes broken up in a win over Seattle (Nov. 5)
Week 10- Had five total tackles to go along with two pass breakups and two interceptions with a long return of 31 yards in the loss to Minnesota (Nov. 12)

BRANDON WILDS
Jacksonville Jaguars
Running Back
Lettered at South Carolina 2011, 2013-15

2017 Updates
Currently on Jacksonville's practice squad.

 

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