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Pro Dawgs In The NFL: Week 16 Recap

Dec 29, 2021

Several former Huskies are now playing in the National Football League. Below is a look back at last week's games, presented by Toyota.


The Dawgs continue to put on a show in the NFL. Budda Baker led the Cardinals defense in tackles with 12. The 4x Pro Bowler added one sack, two tackles for loss, one pass deflection and two quarterback hits. Teammate Byron Murphy also added four tackles. Murphy also returned a punt for 48 yards to set the Cardinals up in great field position. Defensive back Taylor Rapp led the Rams with eight tackles. Greg Gaines added two tackles, one sack, two tackles for loss and a quarterback hit for the Rams. Myles Bryant was the Patriots leading tackler, he recorded nine in their game against the Bills. Shaq Thompson recorded right tackles with 1 tackle for loss for the Panthers. Rookie Keith Taylor Jr added three tackles. Vita Vea had three tackles, one sack, one tackle for loss and one quarterback hit. Rookie Joe Tryon-Shoyinka added one quarterback hit, and Benning Potoa'e added one tackle in the Buccaneers win. Sidney Jones recorded seven tackles and one pass deflection in the Seahawks snow game against the Bears. Veteran defensive back Desmond Trufant had seven tackles for the Raiders. Cory Littleton added on tackle. Nick Harris had a strong outing for the Browns. Levi Onwuzurike had two tackles on Sunday. Drew Sample recorded two receptions for nine yards. On Monday night, Myles Gaskin had three carries for ten yards, and one reception for six yards.

4x Pro Bowler Budda Baker with the SACK!

There goes Byron Murphy!

Opponents need to watch out for Vita Vea.

Washington family forever. Pro Dawgs Myles Gaskin and Jordan Miller.


As of Wednesday, Dec. 29, the following former Washington football players appeared on NFL rosters (source: official team website rosters):

  • Andre Baccellia, WR, Arizona^
  • Budda Baker, S, Arizona
  • Darrell Daniels, TE, Arizona
  • Byron Murphy, CB, Arizona
  • Zeke Turner, S, Arizona*
  • Marvin Hall, WR, Atlanta^
  • Kaleb McGary, OL, Atlanta
  • Keith Taylor Jr, CB, Carolina
  • Shaq Thompson, LB, Carolina*
  • Jake Browning, QB, Cincinnati^
  • Drew Sample, TE, Cincinnati
  • Nick Harris, OL, Cleveland
  • Josiah Bronson, DL, Cleveland
  • Hunter Bryant, TE, Detroit*
  • Levi Onwuzurike, DT, Detroit
  • Kevin King, CB, Green Bay*
  • Jake Eldrenkamp, OL, Houston
  • Jaydon Mickens, WR, Jacksonville
  • Cory Littleton, LB, Las Vegas*
  • Desmond Trufant, DB, Las Vegas
  • Senio Kelemete, OL, L.A. Chargers
  • Tristan Vizcaino, K, L.A. Chargers^
  • Greg Gaines, DL, L.A. Rams
  • Taylor Rapp, S, L.A. Rams
  • Coleman Shelton, C, L.A. Rams
  • Salvon Ahmed, RB, Miami
  • Myles Gaskin, RB, Miami
  • Myles Bryant, New England
  • Jordan Miller, CB, New Orleans
  • Dwayne Washington, RB, New Orleans*
  • Dante Pettis, WR, New York Giants*
  • John Ross, WR, New York Giants
  • Danny Shelton, DT, New York Giants*
  • Josh Perkins, TE, New York Jets^
  • Ben Burr-Kirven, LB, Seattle*
  • Will Dissly, TE, Seattle
  • Jacob Eason, QB, Seattle
  • Aaron Fuller, WR, Seattle^
  • Sidney Jones, CB, Seattle
  • Benning Potoa'e, DL, Tampa Bay^
  • Joe Tryon-Shoyinka, DE, Tampa Bay
  • Vita Vea, DT, Tampa Bay
  • Elijah Molden, CB, Tennessee

*reserve list
^practice squad