Owls in the NFL: Week 8 performances

Former Temple Owl and current Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Terrance Knighton had a stellar performance this week. (Wade Payne/AP file photo)

Nine former Temple players are on active NFL rosters. Here are their performances in the league’s Week 8 matchups.

Jacksonville DT Terrance Knighton: Three tackles in Sunday’s 24-15 setback at Green Bay.

Kansas City TE Steve Maneri: No statistics in Sunday’s 26-16 loss to Oakland.

Carolina DT Andre Neblett: No statistics in Sunday’s 23-22 setback at Chicago.

Baltimore RB Bernard Pierce: Bye.

Steelers LB Adrian Robinson: No statistics in Sunday’s 27-12 victory over Washington.

Chicago Bears FB/TE Evan Rodriguez:  No statistics in Sunday’s 23-22 victory over Carolina.

Oakland WR Rod Streater: One reception for 9 yards in Sunday’s 26-16 win at Kansas City.

Detroit LB Tahir Whitehead: No statistics in Sunday’s 28-24 victory over Seattle.

New York Jets DT Muhammad Wilkerson: Five tackles and a pass deflection in Sunday's 30-9 loss to Miami.