WR Moore named NFL.com Pepsi Rookie of Week

September 24, 2011, 7:40 pm
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In a year of quarterbacks, receivers have taken the rookie hardware, so far.For Week One, Packers receiver Randall Cobb was named the NFL.com Pepsi Rookie of the Week, with a receiving touchdown and a 108-yard kickoff return beating out Cam Newton and his 422 yards passing, a record for a rookie debut.In Week Two, Newton again was eclipsed, despite throwing for a rookie record 432 yards passing.Raiders receiver Denarius Moore, the 19th receiver taken in the 2011 draft, won the award with 146 receiving yards, 25 rushing yards, and a touchdown.READ MORE AT ProFootballTalk.com