Here’s an update on how NFL players from Idaho high schools and colleges fared during Week 14 of the 2015 NFL season:
▪ Arizona LG Mike Iupati (No. 76, Idaho) started against Minnesota and made his first career reception, gaining 10 yards off a tipped pass.
▪ Carolina DE Jared Allen (No. 69, Idaho State) started against Atlanta and had a quarterback hit.
▪ Chicago ILB Shea McClellin (No. 50, Marsing High/Boise State) started and had seven tackles against Washington. Bears LT Charles Leno Jr. (No. 72, Boise State) also started.
▪ Cincinnati SS George Iloka (No. 43, Boise State) started against Pittsburgh and made one tackle.
▪ Indianapolis RG Hugh Thornton (No. 69, Mountain View High) started at Jacksonville. Colts DT Billy Winn (No. 99, Boise State) also played.
▪ Tampa Bay RB Doug Martin (No. 22, Boise State) had 11 carries for 81 yards and a touchdown against New Orleans, and caught one pass for 5 yards. Saints TE Josh Hill (No. 89, Blackfoot High/Idaho State) started, made a catch for 6 yards and caught a kickoff. Saints CB Kyle Wilson (No. 24, Boise State) had one tackle.
▪ Oakland DE Benson Mayowa (No. 95, Idaho) made three tackles, including two for loss and one for a safety, at Denver. Raiders LB Korey Toomer (No. 54, Idaho) had one tackle. Broncos C Matt Paradis (No. 61, Council High/Boise State) started.
▪ Dallas DE DeMarcus Lawrence (No. 90, Boise State) started and had five tackles, including one sack, and two quarterback hits at Green Bay. Cowboys DT Tyrone Crawford (No. 98, Boise State) started and made three tackles, including one for loss.