It was not a good day yesterday for former NU players in the NFL.
Earlier in the day Rex Burkhead and the Cincinnati Bengals were another first round exit team. The Bengals have yet to win a playoff game since 1990. 26-10 loss at Indy. Burkhead had one carry for 23 yards. Also had three catches for 34 including a 26 yard gain. Burkhead had nine carries during the regular for 27 yards. Almost topped his season total with his one playoff run.
In the late game, Detroit let Dallas come back for a 24-20 win. Ndamukong Suh, reinstated after winning his appeal for a one game suspension, had two of the Lions six sacks, two tackles for loss and two hits on Tony Romo. Suh was emotional after the game.
Watch Suh’s press conference