Wide receiver Mike Williams has been nominated for the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week after he recorded seven catches for 99 yards and one touchdown against the Cincinnati Bengals. If you want to make sure he wins, you can vote for Williams at NFL.com/rookies. Voting will end Friday at noon.
Here is a closer look at the other finalists:
Philadelphia’s BRANDON GRAHAM had two tackles, one sack and one forced fumble in the Eagles’ 27 – 24 win over the San Francisco 49ers.
Arizona’s MAX HALL earned his first career win completing 17 of 27 passes for 168 yards with one interception in the Cardinals’ 30 – 20 victory over the New Orleans Saints.
Detroit’s NDAMUKONG SUH had three tackles and recorded his first career interception and returned it 20-yards in the Lions’ 44-6 win over the St. Louis Rams. Suh is the first rookie defensive tackle to register an interception since Falcons rookie DT Trey Lewis had one October 7, 2007.
Tennessee’s ALTERRAUN VERNER had eight tackles and one interception that he ran back to the Cowboys 1 leading to a touchdown in the Titans’ 34 – 27 win over the Dallas Cowboys.