Hilltoppers In The NFL Week 1 | WKU Connection

After the 1st week of the NFL season here is how the former WKU standouts did.

Joel IyiebuniweChicago BearsLBNo stats recorded     Loss 10-3
Jack DoyleIndianapolis ColtsTE1 catch 20 yards        Loss 30-24
Deon YelderKansas City Chiefs TENo stats recorded     Win 40-26
Tyler HigbeeLA RamsTE4 catches 20 yards and a Touchdown                   Win 30-27
Taywan TaylorCleveland BrownsWRNo stats recorded       Loss 43-13
Forrest LampLA ChargersGNo stats recorded          Win 30-27 
George FantSeattle SeahawksOTNo stats recorded       Win   21-20

Joel Iyiegbuniwe At Chicago Bears Training Camp | WKU Connection


Iyiegbuniwe begins his second season in the NFL with the Chicago Bears. He was selected 115th overall in the 4th round of the 2018 draft.

Rookie year: Last season Iggy totaled 3 tackles, 1 tackle for loss, and 5 tackles on special teams in a role that was mostly filled with special team snaps.

Moving forward: He will look to gain more of a role in the bears linebacker core that includes, Khalil Mack, Roquan Smith, and Danny Trevathen.

We will continue to update you on Iggy’s second season in the NFL as the season begins.