How Big Country NFL players fared this season
Case Keenum – Former Wylie player, who played collegiately at the University of Houston, now with Denver, completed 365 of 586 passes for 3,890 yards and 18 touchdowns and rushed 26 times for 93 yards and two TDs as the Broncos finished 5-11.
Ryan Tannehill – Former Big Spring player, who played collegiately at Texas A&M, now with Miami completed 176 of 274 passes for 1,979 yards and 17 touchdowns and rushed 32 times for 145 yards as the Dolphins finished 7-9.
Taylor Gabriel – Former ACU player, now with Chicago, had four catches for 37 yards and rushed twice for 20 yards as the Bears lost 16-15 to Philadelphia. He finished the season with 71 catches for 725 yards and two touchdowns and rushed 11 times for 81 yards as the Bears finished 12-5.
Colt McCoy – Former Jim Need player, who played collegiately at Texas, now with Washington, completed 34 of 54 passes for 372 yards and three touchdowns and rushed 10 times for 63 yards as the Redskins finished 7-9.
James Washington – Former Stamford player, who played collegiately at Oklahoma State, now with Pittsburgh, had 16 catches for 217 yards and one touchdown as the Steelers finished 9-6-1.
Kenny Vaccaro – Former Early player, who played collegiately at Texas, now with Tennessee, had 58 tackles, two sacks and one interception as the Titans finished 9-7.
Matt McCrane – Former Brownwood player, who played collegiately at Kansas State, played for three NFL teams making 8 of 12 field goals and 9 of 9 extra points for 33 total points.