According to the Stanford Athletics’ website, there are 23 former Stanford student-athletes on active NFL rosters. Based on their Twitter postings, more than a few were watching the Cardinal beat UCLA on Saturday.
Among the former Cardinal stars playing in the NFL is former quarterback ANDREW LUCK. On Sunday, Luck threw a touchdown pass to former Cardinal tight-end COBY FLEENER. Both now play for the Indianapolis Colts and were key to the Colts’ victory over the Denver Broncos.
Among the other former Cardinal players who had big games? San Diego Charger linebacker THOMAS KEISER had two sacks in a victory over Jacksonville, while Seattle Seahawk RICHARD SHERMAN recorded seven tackles against Arizona.
Check out more news about former Cardinal players now in the NFL on the Stanford Athletics’ website.