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    Josh Allen breaks NFL quarterback record; 10 other former Wyoming players currently competing in NFL

    On Sunday, former Wyoming Cowboys quarterback Josh Allen broke the NFL’s record for most rushing yards by a quarterback in his first eight starts, breaking Michael Vick’s record. Allen is the headliner, but not the only former Poke doing big things on Sunday’s.

    Seven former Wyoming Cowboys saw action in Week 14 of the National Football League, with four earning starts for their respective teams.

    Josh Allen continued to rack up big rushing numbers for the Buffalo Bills, as he went over 100 yards for the second consecutive game with 101 rushing yards and a touchdown on the afternoon against the New York Jets. He now has 335 rushing yards in his last three games since returning from an elbow injury, an NFL record for quarterbacks. Allen also completed 18-of-36 through the air for 206 yards. Eddie Yarbrough also made one tackle for the Bills against the Jets.

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    Tashaun Gipson started at safety and played every defensive snap for the Jaguars on Thursday night, as he made four tackles, including two unassisted stops and one tackle for loss.

    Brian Hill had one carry for five yards for the Falcons against the Packers. Jacob Hollister recorded a tackle on special teams for the Patriots against the Dolphins.

    Chase Roullier started and played every snap at center for Washington against the New York Giants. Mark Nzeocha also started at linebacker for the 49ers in their win over the Denver Broncos on Sunday.

    A total of 11 former Cowboys are currently listed on NFL rosters.

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    Former Cowboys in the NFL – Week 14

    • Josh Allen, QB, Buffalo Bills (L, 27-23 vs. New York Jets): Started at quarterback, 18-36 passing, 206 yards; 9 rushes, 101 yards, 1 touchdown
      • Week 15: vs. Detroit Lions – Sunday, 11 a.m. (FOX)
      • Season Stats: 9 games played, 8 games started, 119-227 passing, 1,429 yards, 5 touchdowns; 66 rushes, 490 yards, 5 touchdowns
    • Rico Gafford, WR, Oakland Raiders (W, 24-21 vs. Pittsburgh Steelers): Practice Squad
      • Week 15: at Cincinnati Bengals – Sunday, 11 a.m. (CBS)
      • Season Stats: Has not played in a game in 2018
    • Tanner Gentry, WR, Chicago Bears (W, 15-6, vs. Los Angeles Rams): Practice Squad
      • Week 15: vs. Green Bay Packers – Sunday, 11 a.m. (FOX)
      • Season Stats: Has not played in a game in 2018
    • Tashaun Gipson, S, Jacksonville Jaguars (L, 30-9 at Tennessee Titans): Started at safety, played every defensive snap, 4 tackles (2 unassisted), 1 tackle for loss
      • Week 15: vs. Washington Redskins – Sunday, 11 a.m. (CBS)
      • Season Stats: 12 games played/started, 48 tackles (38 unassisted), 7 passes defended, 1 interception, 1 tackle for loss, 1 quarterback hit
    • Brian Hill, RB, Atlanta Falcons (L, 34-20 at Green Bay Packers): Played at running back and on special teams; 1 rush, 5 yards
      • Week 15: vs. Arizona Cardinals – Sunday, 11 a.m. (FOX)
      • Season Stats: 7 games played, 1 rush, 5 yards; 1 kickoff return, 16 kickoff return yards
    • Jacob Hollister, TE, New England Patriots (L, 34-33 at Miami Dolphins): Played at tight end and on special teams, 1 tackle
      • Week 15: at Pittsburgh Steelers – Sunday, 2:25 p.m. (CBS)
      • Season Stats: 7 games played, 1 game started, 4 receptions, 52 yards, 1 special teams tackle
    • Eric Nzeocha, LB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (L, 28-14 vs. New Orleans Saints): Practice Squad
      • Week 15: at Baltimore Ravens – Sunday, 11 a.m. (FOX)
      • Season Stats: Has not played in a game in 2018
    • Mark Nzeocha, LB, San Francisco 49ers (W, 20-14 vs. Denver Broncos): Started at linebacker, also played on special teams
      • Week 15: vs. Seattle Seahawks – Sunday, 2:05 p.m. (FOX)
      • Season Stats: 13 games played, 2 games started, 17 tackles (12 unassisted), 1 tackle for loss, 1 pass defended, 1 blocked punt
    • Chase Roullier, OL, Washington Redskins (L, 40-16 vs. New York Giants): Started at center, played every offensive snap, also played on special teams; 1 tackle on an interception return
      • Week 15: at Jacksonville Jaguars – Sunday, 11 a.m. (CBS)
      • Season Stats: 13 games played/started
    • Mitch Unrein, DL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (L, 28-14 vs. New Orleans Saints): Injured Reserve
      • Week 15: at Baltimore Ravens – Sunday, 11 a.m. (FOX)
      • Season Stats: Has not played in a game in 2018
    • Eddie Yarbrough, DE, Buffalo Bills (L, 27-23 vs. New York Jets): Played at defensive end and on special teams, 1 tackle
      • Week 15: vs. Detroit Lions – Sunday, 11 a.m. (FOX)
      • Season Stats: 13 games played, 29 tackles (21 unassisted), 4 tackles for loss, 1 quarterback hit

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