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Catching up with former Patriots, NFC style

Every Wednesday, we'll lead off the day with a look at some notable former New England Patriots and their production -- splitting it into two updates between the AFC and NFC:

G Logan Mankins (Buccaneers) -- Started and played all 64 offensive snaps in a road loss to the Lions. The former Patriots captain has started all 13 games this season.

LB Dane Fletcher (Buccaneers) -- Played 27 of 69 snaps on defense, and 16 on special teams, in a road loss to the Lions. He finished with one tackle on defense. Fletcher has played in all 13 games this season, with three starts on defense.

DL Tommy Kelly (Cardinals) -- Played 44 of 65 defensive snaps in a home win over the Chiefs and finished with two tackles (1 for a loss). Kelly has now played 605 of 846 defensive snaps for the 10-3 Cardinals.

G Ted Larsen (Cardinals) -- The 2010 sixth-round draft pick started at right guard for the first time this season after starting at left guard for the first 12 games of the season, playing all 69 snaps in a home win over the Chiefs.

TE Matthew Mulligan (Cardinals) -- The six-year veteran was with the Cardinals for two games before being released last week.

S James Ihedigbo (Lions) --Started and played all 64 defensive snaps in a home win over the Buccaneers, totaling five tackles and one interception.

TE Benjamin Watson (Saints) -- He started and played 28 of 70 offensive snaps in a home loss to the Panthers, making two catches for eight yards and a touchdown. Watson has now played 423 of 866 offensive snaps and has 16 catches for 111 yards and two touchdowns this season.

WR Brandon Lloyd (49ers) -- Inactive in a home loss to the Raiders. In 11 games (2 starts), he has 12 catches for 268 yards and one touchdown this season.

ST Ray Ventrone (49ers) -- The longtime favorite of 49ers special-teams coach Brad Seely was inactive in a home loss to the Raiders. He has played in seven games this season for San Francisco.

CB Sterling Moore (Cowboys) -- Nickelback started and played 59 of 69 defensive snaps in a road win over the Bears (1 tackle, 1 pass defended, 1 fumble recovery). He has appeared in 13 games (six starts) and has totaled 10 passes defended.

TE Daniel Fells (Giants) -- Started and played 32 of 74 offensive snaps in a road win over the Titans but didn't register on the stat sheet. He has played 310 of 916 offensive snaps this season, appearing in 13 games (6 starts) and totaling 13 catches for 152 yards and four touchdowns.

S Brandon Meriweather (Washington) -- The 30-year-old was inactive in a home shutout loss to the Rams. He has started all 10 games in which he's played, and has 54 tackles, three passes defended and three sacks this season.

LB Steve Beauharnais (Washington) -- The Patriots' 2013 seventh-round draft pick was promoted from the practice squad two weeks ago and played one snap on defense and 17 on special teams in a home loss to the Rams. He was credited with one special teams tackle, giving him two tackles and two assisted tackles in two games before he was waived Tuesday.

(Anyone else you'd like to add to the list? Send a suggestion via Twitter to @MikeReiss).