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How David Montgomery, Noah Fant and other Midlanders in the NFL fared this week

How David Montgomery, Noah Fant and other Midlanders in the NFL fared this week

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The Midlanders in the NFL list, published in The World-Herald on Oct. 4.

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Sam Koch (Nebraska): Seven punts for 46.4 yards average.


Micah Hyde (Iowa): One solo tackle, one interception.

A.J. Klein (Iowa State): One solo tackle, one fumble recovery.

Harrison Phillips (Millard West): One solo tackle.


Daviyon Nixon (Iowa): One tackle.


David Montgomery (Iowa State): 23 carries for 106 yards and two touchdowns.


Chauncey Golston (Iowa): Five tackles, three solos, half a sack.

Randy Gregory (Nebraska): Three tackles, two solo sacks.

Greg Zuerlein (UNO): 1 for 1 field goals (37 yards), 3 for 3 extra points.


Noah Fant (Iowa/Omaha South): Six catches for 46 yards, 1 touchdown.


T.J. Hockenson (Iowa): Four catches for 42 yards.

Green Bay

Allen Lazard (Iowa State): Two catches for 23 yards.


Rex Burkhead (Nebraska): One carry for minus-1 yard.

Maliek Collins (Nebraska): One tackle.

Desmond King (Iowa): Nine tackles, eight solos, one tackle for loss.

Christian Kirksey (Iowa): Seven tackles, four solos.

Kansas City

Anthony Hitchens (Iowa): Four solo tackles.

Ben Niemann (Iowa): Two solo tackles.


Cethan Carter (Nebraska): One solo tackle.


Ameer Abdullah (Nebraska): One catch for 2 yards, one kickoff return for 26 yards.

New England

Carl Davis (Iowa): Two solo tackles.

San Francisco

George Kittle (Iowa): Four catches for 40 yards.

Tampa Bay

Shaq Barrett (Boys Town): Three solo tackles, one sack, one tackle for loss.

Lavonte David (Nebraska): Seven tackles, five solos, one tackle for loss.

Ndamukong Suh (Nebraska): One tackle.

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