Cyclones in the NFL: Week 9 recap

*** Leonard Johnson had two tackles, one solo, in the Buccaneers 27-24 overtime loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Johnson now has 35 total tackles, 28 solo, for the winless Bucs.

*** A.J. Klein had three tackles, one solo, in the Carolina Panthers’ 34-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Klein now has eight total tackles, five solo, for the 5-3 Panthers.

*** Jake Knott did not play in the Philadelphia Eagles’ 49-20 win over the Oakland Raiders. Knott has been hampered by an injury for the past two weeks and is once again questionable going into this weeks game with the Packers.

*** Ahtyba Rubin picked up two tackles, one solo, to go along with one stuff this week in the Cleveland Browns’ 24-18 win over the Baltimore Ravens. Rubin now has 27 tackles, 16 solo, and a sack for the 4-5 Browns.

*** Kelechi Osemele’s started once again for the Ravens in their 24-18 loss to the Cleveland Browns. 

*** Seneca Wallace saw his first action of the season on Monday Night Football following an injury to Aaron Rodgers. The Green Bay Packers fell to the Chicago Bears 27-20. Wallace finished the game 11-for-19 with 114 yards and an interception. Wallace is expected to start for the next several weeks as Rodgers is expected to be out at least three weeks with a collarbone injury.

Former Cyclones in the NFL Week 9 (Opponent, Time (ET), TV)

*** Leonard Johnson, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Miami Dolphins, Monday @ 8:30 ET, ESPN)

*** A.J. Klein, Carolina Panthers (@ San Francisco 49ers, 4:05 ET, FOX)

*** Jake Knott, Philadelphia Eagles (@ Green Bay Packers, 1:00 ET, FOX)

*** Ahtyba Rubin, Cleveland Browns (Bye week)

***  Kelechi Osemele, Baltimore Ravens (Cincinnati Bengals, 1:00 ET, CBS)

*** Seneca Wallace, Green Bay Packers (Philadelphia Eagles, 1:00 ET, FOX)

Jared Stansbury


Jared is in his seventh year covering Iowa State football and basketball for Cyclone Fanatic. He worked as the site's intern for three years while studying Journalism in Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism. He started as a full-time staff writer in May 2016. He took over as the site's managing editor in January 2020. Jared spent five falls covering Iowa high school football as a reporter for KMA Radio, 1460 KXNO and 1430 KASI.