The Midlanders in the NFL list, published in The World-Herald on Sept. 23.

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David Johnson (Northern Iowa): Eleven rushes for 37 yards; six receptions for 28 yards and 1 touchdown.


Adrian Clayborn (Iowa): One tackle.


Sam Koch (Nebraska): Three punts for 153 yards; two punts inside the 20.


Micah Hyde (Iowa): Five tackles (four solo), one tackle for loss.


Maliek Collins (Nebraska): One tackle, one sack.

Brett Maher (Nebraska): 1 of 2 on field goals (long 28), 4 for 4 on extra points.


T.J. Hockenson (Iowa): One reception for 1 yard.


Noah Fant (Iowa): Three receptions for 37 yards.

Josey Jewell (Iowa): Six tackles (5 solo).


Josh Jackson (Iowa): One tackle (one solo)

Kansas City Chiefs

Anthony Hitchens (Iowa): Eight tackles (six solo).

Ben Niemann (Iowa): Two tackles (one solo), one pass deflection.

Xavier Williams (Northern Iowa): Two tackles (one solo).

L.A. Chargers

Desmond King (Iowa): Four tackles (four solo); one pass deflected; one fumble recovered. One kick return for 23 yards. Two punt return for -1 yards.

Los Angeles Rams

Greg Zuerlein (Missouri Western/UNO): 2 for 3 on field goals (long 53), 2 for 2 on extra points.


Jomal Wiltz (Iowa State): One tackle (one solo).


Jaleel Johnson (Iowa): One tackle. 

Ameer Abdullah (Nebraska): One tackle (one solo).

New England

Rex Burkhead (Nebraska): Eleven rushes for 47 yards and 1 touchdown; six receptions for 22 yards.

New Orleans

A.J. Klein (Iowa State): Five tackles (five solo), one tackle for loss.


Nathan Gerry (Nebraska): Two tackles (one solo).

San Francisco

George Kittle (Iowa): Six receptions for 57 yards; two tackles (two solo).

Tampa Bay

Shaq Barrett (Colorado St./Boys Town): Six tackles (six solo), four sacks, three tackles for loss.

Anthony Nelson (Iowa): One tackle.

Lavonte David (Nebraska): Nine tackles (four solo), one pass deflected.

Ndamukong Suh (Nebraska): One tackle.


Amani Hooker (Iowa): One tackle (one solo).

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