Boise State In The NFL: Week 9
Nov. 4, 2014

BOISE, Idaho - DeMarcus Lawrence, a 2014 second-round draft pick, made his long-awaited NFL debut Sunday for the Dallas Cowboys after missing the first eight games of the season due to a broken foot suffered in training camp. Lawrence was one of three Broncos featured on the Cowboy defense Sunday, along with defensive end Tyrone Crawford and cornerback Orlando Scandrick.

Also shining Sunday was Cincinnati safety George Iloka, who continued his breakout 2014 season with five tackles and his third interception of the year in a win over Jacksonville.

Below is a roundup of how the Broncos fared this past week.

Richie Brockel (2006-09) - TE/FB - Carolina Panthers
Carolina placed Brockel on injured reserve on Oct. 6, ending his 2014 season.

Ryan Clady (2005-07) - LT - Denver Broncos
Clady started at left tackle in Denver's 43-21 loss at New England Sunday.

Daryn Colledge (2002-05) - LG - Miami Dolphins
Colledge was inactive Sunday for the first time in his nine-year career, a span of 135 games. The Dolphins defeated San Diego, 37-0.

Tyrone Crawford (2010-11) - DE - Dallas Cowboys
Crawford started at defensive end for the Cowboys in Sunday's 28-17 loss to Arizona, making a tackle and being credited with a pair of quarterback hurries.

George Iloka (2008-11) - S - Cincinnati Bengals
Iloka started at strong safety in Cincinnati's 33-23 win over Jacksonville Sunday. Iloka made five tackles, all solo, and nabbed his third interception of the season late in the fourth quarter to help seal the Bengals win.

Jeron Johnson (2007-09) - SS - Seattle Seahawks
Johnson (concussion) missed Sunday's game against Oakland, in which the Seahawks escaped with a 30-24 win over the Raiders.

Demarcus Lawrence (2012-13) - DE - Dallas Cowboys
Lawrence made his NFL debut Sunday after missing the team's first eight games due to a broken foot suffered in training camp. In Sunday's 28-17 loss to Arizona, Lawrence made a pair of tackles (one solo).

Charles Leno, Jr. (2010-13) - DE - Chicago Bears
Leno, Jr. and the Bears had a bye this week, and return to action this Sunday at Green Bay.

Doug Martin (2008-11) - RB - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Martin (ankle) missed Sunday's game, a 22-17 loss to Cleveland.

Shea McClellin (2008-11) - LB - Chicago Bears
McClellin and the Bears had a bye this week, and return to action this Sunday at Green Bay.

Kellen Moore (2008-11) - QB - Detroit Lions
Moore and the Lions had a bye this week, and return to action this Sunday against Miami.

Orlando Scandrick (2005-07) - CB - Dallas Cowboys
Scandrick started at cornerback for Dallas in its 28-17 loss to Arizona, making a pair of solo tackles and forcing a fumble.

Jamar Taylor (2006-09) - CB - Miami Dolphins
Taylor saw action in Sunday's 37-0 shutout of San Diego.

Kyle Wilson (2006-09) - CB - New York Jets
Wilson saw action in Sunday's 24-10 loss to Kansas City, making two tackles including one on special teams.

Billy Winn (2008-11) - DE - Cleveland Browns
Winn returned to action after missing the past three games with a quadriceps injury. He started at defensive end and blocked a Tampa Bay field goal on the game's opening drive.


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