PEPSI NEXT ROOKIE OF THE WEEK NOMINEES
Cordarrelle Patterson, Minnesota Vikings
Patterson returned three kickoffs for 149 yards, including a 105-yard touchdown against the Chicago Bears.
Tavon Austin, St. Louis Rams
Austin had six catches for 47 yards and two touchdowns against the Atlanta Falcons.
EJ Manuel, Buffalo Bills
DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans
Tyrann Mathieu, Arizona Cardinals
Mathieu recorded six tackles, including one for a loss, and also added a pass defensed. His final tackle sealed Arizona's four-point victory over the Detroit Lions.