Pos. Player (NFL team)
DE Frank Alexander (Carolina): Backup defensive end, a fourth-round pick last year, played in all 16 games as a rookie (18 tackles, 2.5 sacks).
QB Sam Bradford (St. Louis): Threw for 3,702 yards, 21 TDs, 13 interceptions with a solid 82.6 quarterback rating his third NFL season.
WR Justin Brown (Pittsburgh): Sixth-round draft pick who made an impact after transferring from Penn State; made the Steelers' practice squad.
WR Ryan Broyles (Detroit): Suffered a torn ACL for the second straight year but showed in preseason he can be the Lions No. 3 receiver.
SS Quinton Carter (Denver): Started 10 games as a rookie in 2011 but a knee injury limited him to three games last season; on injured reserve.
C Chris Chester (Washington): Former second round pick has started all 33 games with Redskins after starting 47 games in five seasons in Baltimore.
CB Jamell Fleming (Arizona): Recorded 23 tackles in 15 games in a backup role (three starts) his rookie season.
CB Dominique Franks (Atlanta): The Falcons' fifth cornerback played in all 16 games, primarily playing on special teams for an NFC contender.
TE Jermaine Gresham (Cincinnati): Developing into one of the AFC's top tight ends (172 catches, 1,804 yards, 15 TDs first three seasons).
CB Demontre Hurst (Chicago): After starting every game his final two years at OU, Hurst made the practice squad as undrafted free agent.
SS Tony Jefferson (Arizona): Leaving a year early, two-interception preseason game against Dallas helped undrafted free agent make the roster.
OT Lane Johnson (Philadelphia): Former juco QB made a quantum leap; selected fourth overall, Johnson is projected as an anchor on the Eagles' O-line.
QB Landry Jones (Pittsburgh): Fourth-round pick threw two TDs, three interceptions in preseason; third team behind Roethlisberger and Gradkowski.
OG Davin Joseph (Tampa Bay): Former first-round pick, selected 23rd overall, the right guard has made 83 career starts the past six seasons.
OT Phil Loadholt (Minnesota): The Vikings' starting right tackle, selected 54th overall four years ago, has started 63 of 64 games.
LB Travis Lewis (Detroit): A seventh-round pick, backup middle linebacker appeared in 13 games, recording three tackles as a rookie.
LB Curtis Lofton (New Orleans): Ranks among NFL leaders with 521 tackles the past four seasons, including 123 his first year with the Saints.
DT Gerald McCoy (Tampa Bay): Healthy an entire season for the first time, the third overall pick in the 2010 draft was named to his first Pro Bowl.
DT Stacy McGee (Oakland): Sixth round pick was suspended seven games his senior year; made the Raiders' 53-man roster.
RB DeMarco Murray (Dallas): Similar to his rookie season, Murray was productive when healthy (914 total yards — 663 rushing).
RB Adrian Peterson (Minnesota): Coming off ACL knee surgery, Peterson rushed for NFL-best 2,097 yards and scored 15 touchdowns.
OT Donald Stephenson (KC): Playing for his hometown team, Stephenson is a backup but started seven games his rookie season at tackle.
WR Kenny Stills (New Orleans): Leaving after his junior year, fifth-round pick was so impressive in preseason he could play a vital role.
DT Casey Walker (Carolina): Rejoining former OU teammate Frank Alexander in Charlotte, Walker was signed to the practice squad.
OT Trent Williams (Washington): Former first-round pick, selected fourth overall, has started 39 games his three years with Redskins.
(Update on OU players not on NFL rosters)
DE C.J. Ah You: Retired at age 29 after appearing in 33 games over three seasons with the Rams.
DE Jeremy Beal: Seventh round pick spent 2011 on the practice squad, last year on injured reserve (knee) and was cut by Denver.
OT Cory Brandon: Cut by Tampa Bay in 2011; signed with the Bears last season but was one of Chicago's final cuts over the weekend.
OT Jammal Brown: Hip injury forced two-time Pro Bowler to retire at age 31. Former first round pick started 85 games with Redskins, Saints.
LB Keenan Clayton: Primarily played on special teams in his debut season with the Raiders but was cut by Oakland last weekend.
WR Mark Clayton: Retired last season at age 29. In seven seasons he compiled 260 catches for 3,448 yards and 14 TDs.
TE Brody Eldridge: Was cut by the Bears early in training camp; career is in limbo after starting 16 games with the Colts in 2010-11.
DE Auston English: Retired after playing two seasons with the Cleveland Browns.
S Javon Harris: Undrafted free agent was one of the Arizona Cardinals final cuts and failed to make the practice squad.
WR Cameron Kenney: Bounced around the league last season; Kenney wasn't invited to an NFL training camp.
DE David King: Selected in the seventh round, King appeared in 43 games at OU, including 21 starts, but was cut by the Eagles.
DE Ronnell Lewis: Appeared in eight games on special teams his rookie season with the Lions but was one of the final cuts.
FB Mossis Madu: Played in nine games two years ago with Bucs; agreed to injury settlement last week after he was cut by the Jets.
DT Jamarkus McFarland: Undrafted rookie free agent was one of the San Diego Chargers final cuts.
S Jonathan Nelson: Appeared in two games with Carolina in 2011. Is training in hopes of been offered a training camp invite.
S Brodney Pool: Retired last season at age 28 after seven seasons, five with the Browns (career 288 tackles, 13 interceptions).
OG Duke Robinson: After failing to make an NFL roster he is now playing indoor football for the Utah Blaze.
SS Reggie Smith: Failed to make Carolina's roster last season; Smith played in 45 games with San Francisco from 2008-11 but was cut by Oakland.
DE R.J. Washington: Undrafted rookie free agent was one of the St. Louis Rams final cuts.
P Tress Way: The Bears opted to go with 29-year-old veteran Adam Podlesh, who has averaged 42.6 yards his six seasons in Chicago.
LB Tom Wort: Left OU a year early but didn't get an invite to an NFL training camp.