Pac-12 rookies on NFL rosters

With the NFL season about ready to kick off, here is a look at where the rookies from the Pac-12 will start their pro careers.

We’ll start with a school-by-school look at every player on an NFL roster. This includes players that are on the active, 53-man rosters and those who are still members of an organization on a practice squad or reserve/injured list.


  • LB Scooby Wright III, Cleveland – active roster*

  • S Will Parks, Denver – active roster

  • LB Reggie Gilbert, Green Bay – practice squad

Arizona State




Oregon State



  • OL Caleb Benenoch, Tampa Bay – active roster*

  • DL Kenny Clark, Green Bay – active roster*

  • LB Myles Jack, Jacksonville – active roster*

  • WR Jordan Payton, Cleveland – active roster

  • RB Paul Perkins, New York Giants – active roster*

  • LB Aaron Wallace, Tennessee – active roster

  • OL Jake Brendel, Dallas – practice squad

  • TE Thomas Duarte, Miami – practice squad*

  • OL Alex Redmond, Cincinnati – practice squad*

  • PK Ka’imi Fairbairn, Houston – reserve/injured

  • WR Devin Fuller, Atlanta – reserve/injured




Washington State

  • OL Joe Dahl, Detroit – active roster

  • DL Destiny Vaeao, Philadelphia – active roster

  • LB Kache Palacio, Seattle – practice squad

  • WR Dom Williams, San Diego – practice squad

*Indicates had college eligibility remaining


Total rookies on active NFL rosters: 37

UCLA 6, Cal 5, Stanford 5, USC 4, Washington 4, Arizona 2, Arizona State 2, Colorado 2, Oregon State 2, Utah 2, Washington State 2, Oregon 1

Total rookies on NFL rosters, including practice squad and reserve/injured: 67

Cal 10, UCLA 10, Stanford 9, USC 8, Washington 6, Oregon 5, Utah 4, Washington State 4, Arizona 3, Arizona State 3, Colorado 3, Oregon State 2


Undrafted rookies on active NFL rosters: 12

  • ASU RB D.J. Foster, New England

  • Cal WR Bryce Treggs, Philadelphia

  • Cal TE Stephen Anderson, Houston

  • Colorado DB Ken Crawley, New Orleans

  • Colorado WR Nelson Spruce, Los Angeles

  • Oregon State DL Kyle Peko, Denver

  • Stanford DL Brennan Scarlett, Houston

  • Utah LB Jared Norris, Carolina

  • Washington LB Cory Littleton, Los Angeles

  • Washington TE Josh Perkins, Atlanta

  • Washington DT/FB Tani Tupou, Seattle

  • WSU DL Destiny Vaea0, Philadelphia

Drafted players not on active rosters: 7

  • ASU WR Devin Lucien, New England – drafted by New England in 7th round

  • Cal WR Kenny Lawler, Seattle – drafted by Seattle in 7th round

  • Oregon LB Joe Walker, Philadelphia – drafted by Philadelphia in 7th round

  • Stanford QB Kevin Hogan, Cleveland – drafted by Kansas City in 5th round

  • UCLA TE Thomas Duarte, Miami – drafted by Miami in 7th round

  • UCLA WR Devin Fuller, Atlanta – drafted by Atlanta in 7th round

  • Washington LB Travis Feeney, Pittsburgh – drafted by Pittsburgh in 7th round

Players on active rosters not invited to the NFL combine: 7

  • Cal WR Bryce Treggs, Philadelphia

  • Oregon State DL Kyle Peko, Denver

  • Stanford DL Brennan Scarlett, Houston

  • UCLA LB Aaron Wallace, Tennessee

  • Washington TE Josh Perkins, Atlanta

  • Washington DT/FB Tani Tupou, Seattle

  • Washington RB Dwayne Washington, Detroit

Players on NFL practice squads/reserve injured list not invited to NFL combine: 16

  • Arizona LB Reggie Gilbert, Green Bay

  • Arizona State WR Devin Lucien, New England

  • Cal WR Maurice Harris, Washington

  • Cal LB Kyle Kragen, Denver

  • Cal WR Darius Powe, New York Giants

  • Cal OL Jordan Rigsbee, Carolina**

  • OregonOL Alex Balducci, San Francisco

  • Oregon LB Joe Walker, Philadelphia**

  • Stanford DL Aziz Shittu, Philadelphia

  • Stanford LB Kevin Anderson, Pittsburgh**

  • UCLA WR Devin Fuller, Atlanta**

  • USC DL Claude Pelon, New York Jets

  • Utah WR Kendal Thompson, Washington

  • Washington WR Jaydon Mickens, Oakland

  • WSU LB Kache Palacio, Seattle

  • WSU WR Dom Williams, San Diego

**Indicates on reserve/injured list

Notable players not on NFL rosters

  • QB Vernon Adams, Oregon – Montreal Allouettes, Canadian Football League

  • WR Bralon Addison, Oregon -- Waived by Denver*

  • WR Cayleb Jones, Arizona -- Waived by Philadelphia*

  • LB Gionni Paul, Utah – First-team All-Pac-12, waived by Cincinnati in June

  • P Tom Hackett, Utah – Waived by New York Jets in June

*Indicates had college eligibility remaining

Note: Roster information taken from official team websites on Sept. 7