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Oakland Raiders defensive back Johnathan Abram (24) made his NFL debut on Monday night. 

Mississippi State has 30 alumni active in the NFL this season.

Each week, the Daily Journal tracks these former Bulldogs to see how they are doing in the professional ranks.

Johnathan Abram

Team: Oakland Raiders

Position: Safety Height/ Weight: 6-0, 205 Lettered at MSU: 2017-18

Last week: Abram started and made five tackles (one solo, four assists) and one pass deflection in a 24-16 win over the Broncos.

Season: Five tackles (one solo, four assists), one pass deflection

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Denico Autry

Team: Indianapolis Colts

Position: Defensive tackle/ Defensive end Height/ Weight: 6-5, 285 Lettered at MSU: 2012-13

Last week: Autry started and made four tackles (two solo, two assists), one quarterback hurry and a half-sack in a 30-24 loss at the Chargers.

Season: Four tackles (two solo, two assists), one quarterback hurry, 0.5 sack

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Hunter Bradley

Team: Green Bay Packers

Position: Long snapper Height/ Weight: 6-3, 241 Lettered at MSU: 2015-17

Last week: Bradley saw action in a 10-3 win at the Bears.

Season: One game played

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Fred Brown

Team: Denver Broncos

Position: Wide receiver Height/ Weight: 6-1, 195 Lettered at MSU: 2013-15

Last week: Brown was on the practice squad for a 24-16 loss at the Raiders.

Season: N/A

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Richie Brown

Team: Atlanta Falcons

Position: Linebacker Height/ Weight: 6-1, 235 Lettered at MSU: 2013-16

Last week: Brown was on the practice squad for a 28-12 loss at the Vikings.

Season: N/A

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Deion “Shaq” Calhoun

Team: Miami Dolphins

Position: Offensive guard Height/ Weight: 6-3, 310 Lettered at MSU: 2015-18

Last week: Calhoun was inactive for a 59-10 loss to the Ravens.

Season: N/A

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Taveze Calhoun

Team: Atlanta Falcons

Position: Cornerback Height/ Weight: 6-1, 188 Lettered at MSU: 2012-15

Last week: Calhoun was on the practice squad for a 28-12 loss at the Vikings.

Season: N/A

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Logan Cooke

Team: Jacksonville Jaguars

Position: Punter Height/ Weight: 6-5, 230 Lettered at MSU: 2014-17

Last week: Cooke punted twice for 96 yards (48 avg.) with a long of 48 yards in a 40-26 loss to the Chiefs.

Season: Two punts for 96 yards (48 avg.), long 48

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Fletcher Cox

Team: Philadelphia Eagles

Position: Defensive tackle Height/ Weight: 6-4, 310 Lettered at MSU: 2009-11

Last week: Cox started and made two solo tackles, one tackle for loss, two quarterback hurries and one pass deflection in a 32-27 win over the Redskins.

Season: Two tackles, one tackle for loss, two quarterback hurries, one pass deflection

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Nick Fitzgerald

Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Position: Quarterbacks Height/ Weight: 6-5, 226 Lettered at MSU: 2015-18

Last week: Fitzgerald was on the practice squad for a 31-17 loss to the 49ers.

Season: N/A

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J.T. Gray

Team: New Orleans Saints

Position: Defensive back Height/ Weight: 6-0, 202 Lettered at MSU: 2014-17

Last week: Gray saw action in a 30-28 win over the Texans.

Season: One game played

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Gerri Green

Team: New England Patriots

Position: Defensive line Height/ Weight: 6-4, 252 Lettered at MSU: 2015-18

Last week: Green was on the practice squad for a 33-3 win over the Steelers.

Season: N/A

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Gabe Jackson

Team: Oakland Raiders

Position: Offensive guard Height/ Weight: 6-3, 335 Lettered at MSU: 2010-13

Last week: Jackson was inactive for a 24-16 win over the Broncos.

Season:N/A

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Elgton Jenkins

Team: Green Bay Packers

Position: Offensive guard Height/ Weight: 6-5, 311 Lettered at MSU: 2015-18

Last week: Jenkins saw action in a 10-3 win at the Bears.

Season: One game played

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Justin Johnson

Team: Seattle Seahawks

Position: Tight end Height/ Weight: 6-3, 235 Lettered at MSU: 2015-18

Last week: Johnson was on injured reserve (Achilles) for a 21-20 win over the Bengals.

Season: N/A

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Malcolm Johnson

Team: Green Bay Packers

Position: Fullback Height/ Weight: 6-1, 231 Lettered at MSU: 2011-14

Last week: Johnson was on injured reserve (shoulder) for a 10-3 win at the Bears.

Season: N/A

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Chris Jones

Team: Kansas City Chiefs

Position: Defensive end Height/ Weight: 6-6, 310 Lettered at MSU: 2013-15

Last week: Jones started and made one solo tackle in a 40-26 win at the Jaguars.

Season: One solo tackle

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Kyle Love

Team: Carolina Panthers

Position: Defensive tackle Height/ Weight: 6-1, 310 Lettered at MSU: 2006-09

Last week: Love saw action in a 30-27 loss to the Rams.

Season: N/A

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Benardrick McKinney

Team: Houston Texans

Position: Linebacker Height/ Weight: 6-4, 257 Lettered at MSU: 2012-14

Last week: McKinney started and made six tackles (four solo, two assists) and forced a fumble in a 30-28 loss at the Saints.

Season: Six tackles (four solo, two assists), one forced fumble

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Mark McLaurin

Team: New York Giants

Position: Linebacker Height/ Weight: 6-1, 212 Lettered at MSU: 2015-18

Last week: McLaurin was on injured reserve (foot) for a 35-17 loss at the Cowboys.

Season: N/A

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Pernell McPhee

Team: Baltimore Ravens

Position: Linebacker Height/ Weight: 6-3, 265 Lettered at MSU: 2009-10

Last week: McPhee started and made three tackles (one solo, two assists), one sack and two quarterback hurries in a 59-10 win at the Dolphins.

Season: Three tackles (one solo, two assists), one sack, two quarterback hurries.

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Dak Prescott

Team: Dallas Cowboys

Position: Quarterback Height/ Weight: 6-2, 238 Lettered at MSU: 2012-15

Last week: Prescott started and completed 25 of 32 passes for 405 yards and four touchdowns. He also rushed four times for 12 yards in a 35-17 win over the Giants.

Season: Passing: 25 of 32, 405 yards, four touchdowns Rushing: Four carries, 12 yards

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Martinas Rankin

Team: Kansas City Chiefs

Position: Offensive tackle Height/ Weight: 6-5, 311 Lettered at MSU: 2016-17

Last week: Rankin was inactive for a 40-26 win at the Jaguars.

Season: N/A

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Will Redmond

Team: Green Bay Packers

Position: Safety Height/ Weight: 5-11, 186 Lettered at MSU: 2013-15

Last week: Redmond saw action in a 10-3 win at the Bears.

Season: One game played

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Jeffery Simmons

Team: Tennessee Titans

Position: Defensive lineman Height/ Weight: 6-4, 301 Lettered at MSU: 2016-18

Last week: Simmons was on injured reserve (knee) for a 43-13 win at the Browns.

Season: N/A

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Darius Slay

Team: Detriot Lions

Position: Cornerback Height/ Weight: 6-0, 190 Lettered at MSU: 2011-12

Last week: Slay started and had one pass deflection in a 27-27 tie with the Cardinals.

Season: One pass deflection

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Preston Smith

Team: Green Bay Packers

Position: Linebacker Height/ Weight: 6-5, 265 Lettered at MSU: 2011-14

Last week: Smith started and made five tackles (two solo, three assists), 1.5 sacks, one tackle for loss, three quarterback hurries and one pass deflection in a 10-3 win at the Bears.

Season: Five tackles (two solo, three assists), 1.5 sacks, one tackle for loss, three quarterback hurries, one pass deflection

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Montez Sweat

Team: Washington Redskins

Position: Linebacker Height/ Weight: 6-6, 262 Lettered at MSU: 2017-18

Last week: Sweat started and made five tackles (three solo, two assists) and one tackle for loss in a 32-27 loss at the Eagles.

Season: Five tackles (three solo, two assists), one tackle for loss

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Jordan Thomas

Team: Houston Texans

Position: Tight end Height/ Weight: 6-5, 277 Lettered at MSU: 2016-17

Last week: Thomas was on injured reserve (ribs) for a 30-28 loss at the Saints.

Season: N/A

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K.J. Wright

Team: Seattle Seahawks

Position: Linebacker Height/ Weight: 6-4, 246 Lettered at MSU: 2007-10

Last week: Wright started and made five tackles (two solo, three assists) in a 21-20 win over the Bengals.

Season: Five tackles (two solo, three assists)

logan.lowery@journalinc.com

Twitter: @loganlowery

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