UCLA Tops Pac-10 in NFL Production

Oct. 21, 2005

UCLA has produced more 2005 National Football League players than any other school in the Pacific-10 conference, according to information distributed by the NFL.

There were 25 Bruins on NFL rosters during opening weekend, more than any other Pac-10 school. USC was second with 24, followed by Washington (22), California (21) and Arizona State (20).

Overall, UCLA ranked 15th nationally among Division IA schools with its 25 NFL players. Florida State led the list with 42 players on NFL opening weekend rosters.

The Bruins on opening weekend rosters included: Marques Anderson, Denver; Brendon Ayanbadejo, Chicago; Dave Ball, San Diego; Jason Bell, Houston; Drew Bennett, Tennessee; Ryan Boschetti, Washington; Brandon Chillar, St. Louis; Kenyon Coleman, Dallas; Donnie Edwards, San Diego; Mike Flanagan, Green Bay; Bryan Fletcher, Indianapolis; DeShaun Foster, Carolina; Travis Kirschke, Pittsburgh; Chris Kluwe, Minnesota; Rodney Leisle, New Orleans; Tommy Maddox, Pittsburgh; Ricky Manning Jr., Carolina; Ryan Nece, Tampa Bay; Ryan Neufeld, Buffalo; Jonathan Ogden, Baltimore; Tab Perry, Cincinnati; Mike Seidman, Carolina; Robert Thomas, Green Bay; Matt Ware, Philadelphia; Shaun Williams, New York Giants.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Sep 05
vs. Virginia
Pasadena, CA
W, 34 - 16
Saturday, Sep 12
Las Vegas, NV
W, 37 - 3
Saturday, Sep 19
vs. Brigham Young
Pasadena, CA
W, 24 - 23
Saturday, Sep 26
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 56 - 30
Saturday, Oct 03
vs. Arizona State
Pasadena, CA
L, 23 - 38
Thursday, Oct 15 - 7:30 PM PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Thursday, Oct 22 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. California
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Oct 31 - TBA PST
vs. Colorado
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 07 - TBA PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Saturday, Nov 14 - TBA PST
vs. Washington State
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 21 - TBA PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Saturday, Nov 28 - TBA PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Dec 05 - TBA PST
vs. Pac-12 Championship ...
Santa Clara, CA