Each week the Illini in the NFL update provides coverage on how former Illinois football players -- who ended their college careers with the Illini -- fared during the previous week.
Here's how former Illini players performed in Week 3:
Jeff Cumberland (TE, Jets) - Cumberland did not play this week.
Vontae Davis (CB, Colts) - Davis made three total tackles and a pass deflection in the Colts' 16-13 win over the Jaguars. He missed Monday's walk-through practice and was seen in a walking boot on his left foot, ESPN reports.
Akeem Spence (DT, Buccaneers) - Spence did not play.
Hugh Thornton (OL, Colts) - Thornton made his second consecutive start of the season in the Colts' win over the Jaguars.
Tavon Wilson (FS, Patriots) - Wilson did not play this week as the Patriots had a bye week.
Former Illini on Injured Reserve
John Asamoah (OL, Falcons) - Asamoah will miss the entire 2015 season with a hip injury. He started 15 games for the Falcons last season.
Arrelious Benn (WR, Jaguars) - Benn suffered a broken collarbone during the preseason and will miss the entire 2015 season.