The 2021 NFL season is correct across the nook and presently there are 53 former DII and DIII soccer gamers scattered throughout many alternative rosters.
FCS: Each FCS participant on the preliminary 53-man 2021 NFL rosters
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This is a take a look at who they’re and which NFL crew they are going to characterize this season.
DII soccer gamers on NFL rosters
(NOTE: Gamers included are strictly restricted to these on lively 53-man rosters on bnok.vn as of Wednesday, Sept. 1.)
NFL TEAM PLAYER COLLEGE Arizona Cardinals Dennis Gardeck Sioux Falls Atlanta Falcons John Cominsky Charleston (WV) Erik Harris Cal U (PA) Baltimore Ravens Brandon Williams Missouri Southern State Buffalo Payments Justin Zimmer Ferris State Carolina Panthers Trenton Cannon Virginia State Morgan Fox CSU Pueblo Brandon Zylstra * Augustana (SD) * Chicago Bears Marqui Christian Midwestern State Dallas Cowboys C.J. Goodwin Cal U (PA) Greg Zuerlein Missouri Western Denver Broncos Nate McCrary Saginaw Valley State Detroit Lions Trinity Benson East Central Anthony Pittman Wayne State (MI) Tyrell Williams Western Oregon Inexperienced Bay Packers Malik Taylor Ferris State Houston Texans Tavierre Thomas Ferris State Indianapolis Colts Ashton Dulin Malone Kenny Moore II Valdosta State Chris Reed Minnesota State E.J. Pace ** Tarleton State ** Grover Stewart Albany State (GA) Mike Strachan Charleston (WV) Kansas Metropolis Chiefs Jody Fortson Valdosta State Tyreek Hill West Alabama Tershawn Wharton Missouri S&T Las Vegas Raiders Denzelle Good Mars Hill Los Angeles Chargers Austin Ekeler Western Colorado Matt Feiler Bloomsburg Matt Overton Western Washington Trey Pipkins Sioux Falls Los Angeles Rams Chris Garrett Concordia-St. Paul Matthew Orzech Azusa Pacific Miami Dolphins Adam Shaheen Ashland Zach Sieler Ferris State Minnesota Vikings C.J. Ham Augustana (SD) Adam Thielen Minnesota State New England Patriots Kyle Dugger Lenoir-Rhyne Matthew Judon Grand Valley State Gunner Olszewski Bemidji State New Orleans Saints Deonte Harris Assumption Jeff Heath Saginaw Valley State New York Jets Keelan Cole Kentucky Wesleyan Nathan Shepherd Fort Hays State Tampa Bay Buccaneers Alex Cappa Humboldt State Ryan Jensen CSU Pueblo Zach Triner Assumption
* — Zylstra performed his redshirt-freshman yr with Augustana earlier than transferring to DIII Concordia-Moorhead.
** — Pace performed at Tarleton State earlier than the Texans moved to FCS.
That is the fifth season we have tracked DII soccer gamers within the NFL. It started in 2017, when 90 DII gamers made rosters throughout the league. In 2018, it went right down to 83 gamers, whereas 2019 noticed that quantity drop practically in half to 49. DII gamers throughout the NFL went as much as 54 in 2020. This season will see that quantity drop to 47.
Listed here are just a few different notable numbers from the information:
4 — Is probably the most variety of gamers coming from anybody faculty. The varsity: Ferris State.
6 — DII gamers on the Indianapolis Colts, which is probably the most out of all NFL groups. Coming in second is the Los Angeles Chargers with 4. Third place is a five-way tie between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots, Kansas Metropolis Chiefs, Detroit Lions and Carolina Panthers all with three gamers.
22 — Groups with not less than one former DII soccer participant, which is a lower from 27 final season. The Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, Jacksonville Jaguars, New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Titans and Washington Soccer Crew do not characteristic a DII participant on the 53-man roster.
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DIII soccer gamers on NFL rosters
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