September 1, 1996 in Sports

Nfl Players With Local Ties


Players on opening-day NFL rosters with local ties. Breakdown by school: Washington State 12, Idaho 7, Eastern Washington 4, Spokane Falls 1.

Tom Ackerman (Eastern Washington), C, New Orleans, rookie.

Drew Bledsoe (Washington State), QB, New England, fourth season.

Steve Broussard (WSU), RB, Seattle, seventh season.

Lewis Bush (WSU), LB, San Diego, fourth season.

Brett Carolan (WSU), TE, Miami, third season.

Anthony Davis (Spokane Falls), LB, Kansas City, fourth season.

Steve Emtman (Cheney High), DT, Miami, fifth season.

Mark Fields (WSU), LB, New Orleans, second season.

John Friesz (Idaho, Coeur d’Alene High), seventh season.

Tim Hanshaw (West Valley High), OG, San Francisco, second season.

Jason Hanson (WSU, Mead High School), K, Detroit, fifth season.

James Hasty (WSU), CB, Kansas City, ninth season.

Mike Hollis (Idaho, Central Valley High), K, Jacksonville, second season.

Erik Howard (WSU), DT, New York Jets, 11th season.

Sherriden May (Idaho), RB, New York Jets, rookie.

Doug Nussmeier (Idaho), QB, New Orleans, third season.

Doug Riesenberg (Moscow High), OT, Tampa Bay, 10th season.

Ricky Reynolds (WSU), CB, New England, 10th season.

Jeff Robinson (Idaho, Ferris High), DE, Denver, fourth season.

Don Sasa (WSU), DT, San Diego, second season.

Kevin Sargent (Eastern Washington), OT, Cincinnati (injured reserve), fifth season.

Mark Schlereth (Idaho), OG, Denver, eighth season.

Kurt Schulz (Eastern Washington), SS, Buffalo, fifth season.

Ed Simmons (Eastern Washington), OT, Washington, 10th season.

Robbie Tobeck (WSU), C, Atlanta, third season.

Brian Walker (WSU), FS, Washington, rookie.

Marvin Washington (Idaho), DE, New York Jets, eighth season.

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