RB Jamaal Williams nominated for NFL rookie of the week

Posted Dec 12, 2017

Rookie running back amassed 118 total yards and two TDs in win over Browns

GREEN BAY – Jamaal Williams has once again been nominated for the NFL rookie of the week award after compiling 118 total yards and two touchdown in Sunday’s 27-21 overtime win over the Cleveland Browns.

The Packers’ rooking running back rushed for 49 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries and posted another 69 receiving yards and a touchdown on seven receptions.

A fourth-round pick out of BYU, Williams captured the FedEx Ground Player of the Week award after rushing for 113 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries in last week’s 26-20 overtime win over Tampa Bay.

Vote Williams for NFL rookie of the week here. Other nominees include Chicago quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, Los Angeles Chargers defensive back Desmond King, Kansas City running back Kareem Hunt and Los Angeles Rams receiver Cooper Kupp.

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