Hopkins named AFC Offensive Player of the Week

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Former Clemson wide receiver Deandre "Nuk" Hopkins was named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week after his stellar performance in the 31-20 win against the Jaguars on Saturday.

Hopkins had 10 receptions for 148 yards and two touchdowns in the game.

He has four straight 100+ yard games this season which ties a franchise record and has the third most multiple touchdown games in team history. He is the only player in NFL history with 9+ catches & 145 yards in three consecutive games. He also leads the NFL in targets with 89 targets this season and is on pace for a record 237 targets.

The former Daniel high school product leads the NFL in catches (52), yards (726) and has the second-most touchdowns by a wide receiver (5).

His projected season stats are incredible as a young playmaker as he is on pace for 139 catches for 1,936 yards and 13 touchdowns.

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