Sammy Watkins wins NFL Rookie of the Week
Hometown: Fort Myers,
FL (South Fort Myers HS)
Years Played: 2011 - 2013
Former Clemson superstar Sammy Watkins is your NFL Rookie of the Week for Week 7. Watkins also won the award for Week 2.
In Week 7 action, Watkins finished the game with 9 catches for 122 yards and two touchdowns including the game-winner with one second remaining. All nine of his receptions were either for a touchdown or a first down. The Bills won the game 17-16 over the Vikings.
For the season, Watkins has 35 catches for 433 yards and four touchdowns. He is the leader in targets, receptions and total first downs (28) for NFL rookie wide receivers.