clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Raiders WR Amari Cooper up for Rookie of the Week honors

New, comments
Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

After a week 7 performance by Amari Cooper that featured a 44-yard jump ball grab and a 52-yard bubble screen for a score, he is up for Pepsi Rookie of the Week for the second time this season. In total he had 5 catches for 133 yards and a touchdown.

The entire field of players up for the honor are as follows:

RB  Todd Gurley, St. Louis Rams
Gurley had 19 carries (6.7 avg.) for 128 yards and two touchdowns in the Rams' 24-6 win against the Cleveland Browns.

WR  Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders
Cooper caught five passes for 133 yards (26.6 avg.) and a touchdown in the Raiders' 37-29 win against the San Diego Chargers.

RB  T.J. Yeldon, Jacksonville Jaguars
Yeldon had 20 carries (5.8 avg.) for 115 yards and a touchdown in the Jaguars' 34-31 win over the Buffalo Bills in London.

LB  Eric Kendricks, Minnesota Vikings
Kendricks recorded six tackles, two sacks and three tackles for a loss in the Vikings' 28-19 win against the Detroit Lions.

LB  Stephone Anthony, New Orleans Saints
Anthony recorded seven tackles, an interception and a pass defensed in the Saints' 27-21 win against the Indianapolis Colts.

To vote for the award, click here.