Oakland Raiders DE Mario Edwards Jr. named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week

Oakland Raiders DE Mario Edwards Jr. named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week

The Oakland Raiders and NFL announced on Friday that Raiders defensive end Mario Edwards Jr. has been voted the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for his play in week 10. 

Edwards recorded a team-high 11 tackles and a sack in the Raiders 30-14 week 10 loss to the Minnesota VIkings. 

The young defensive end will continue to see an increase in playing time with veteran Justin Tuck still out with his injury and now Aldon Smith being handed down a one-year suspension.


SB Report Top Stories