2016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch – NFL Week #11

2016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch - NFL Week #112016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch – NFL Week #11 – Here we take a look at 2016 NFL rookies and other key players’ week-by-week performances. On-field play relates directly to player collectibility. Here you will get a snapshot of top players collectors are watching in the NFL football card market and how they performed. They are players that are ready to take that next step in terms of collectible value.

2016 NFL rookies will have numerous NFL licensed trading cards in products from Panini America. To see the complete list of products, you can browse the product release calendar. For players drafted prior to 2016, we have listed some of those player’s key rookie cards, if applicable.

In addition, players listed below with a link in their name, have a Future Watch Player Profile with more information about that player and their pre-draft and NFL rookie football cards. (Look for additional player profiles to be published in the coming weeks.) Here is the 2016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch – NFL Week #11.

Quarterbacks – 2016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch – NFL Week #11

Jared Goff, 2016 RC (Cal – 1st Round, 1st Pick) Los Angeles Rams
Week 11 Stats: (First NFL Start) 17-of-31, 134 yards, 54.8%, 0 TD, 0 INT – Passer Rating 65.8 – 4 carries, 11 yards
Miami Dolphins 14 vs Los Angeles Rams 10

Bryce Petty, 2015 RC (Baylor – 4th Round, 103rd Pick) New York Jets
Week 11 Stats: 19-of-32, 163 yards, 59.4%, 1 TD, 1 INT – Passer Rating 70.2
Chicago Bears 10 vs New York Jets 36
Key Rookie Card(s):

Trevor Siemian, 2015 RC (Northwestern – 7th Round, 250th Pick) Denver Broncos
Week 11 Stats: Did not play
Bye Week
Key Rookie Card(s): 2015 Panini Contenders Rookie Ticket Autograph

Carson Wentz, 2016 RC (North Dakota State – 1st Round, 2nd Pick) Philadelphia Eagles
Week 11 Stats: 23-of-45, 218 yards, 51.1%, 2 TDs, 2 INTs – Passer Rating 61.2
Philadelphia Eagles 15 vs Seattle Seahawks 26

Dak Prescott, 2016 RC (Mississippi State 4th Round, 135th Pick) Dallas Cowboys
Week 11 Stats: 27-of-36, 301 yards, 75%, 3 TDs – Passer Rating 127.2 – 2 carries, 16 yards
Baltimore Ravens 17 vs Dallas Cowboys 27

Cody Kessler, 2016 RC (USC – 3rd Round, 93rd Pick), Cleveland Browns
Week 11 Stats: 7-of-14, 128 yards, 50%, 0 TD, 1 INT  (Left game with injury)
Pittsburgh Steelers 24 vs Cleveland Browns 9

Marcus Mariotta, 2015 RC (Oregon – 1st Round, 2nd Pick) Tennessee Titans
Week 11 Stats: 25-of-38, 290 yards, 65.8%, 2 TDs, 0 INT – Passer Rating 106.2 – 5 carries, 29 yards, 5.8 average
Tennessee Titans 17 vs Indianapolis Colts 24

Jameis Winston, 2015 RC (Florida State – 1st Round, 1st Pick) Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Week 11 Stats: 234-of-39, 331 yards, 61.5%, 1 TD, 0 INT – Passer Rating 97.3 – 5 carries, 22 yards
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19 vs Kansas City Chiefs 17

Running Backs – 2016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch – NFL Week #11

Jay Ajayi, 2015 Rookie (Boise State – 5th Round, 149th Overall) Miami Dolphins 
Week 11 Stats: 16 carries, 76 yards, 4.8 average – 3 receptions, 7 yards
Miami Dolphins 14 vs Los Angeles Rams 10
Key Rookie Card(s):

Ezekiel Elliott, 2016 Rookie (Ohio State – 1st Round, 4th Pick) Dallas Cowboys
Week 11 Stats: 25 carries, 97 yards, 3.9 average, 0 TDs – 4 receptions, 30 yards
Baltimore Ravens 17 vs Dallas Cowboys 27

Derrick Henry, 2016 Rookie (Alabama, 2nd Round, 45th Pick) Tennessee Titans
Week 11 Stats: 9 carries, 31 yards, 3.4 average
Tennessee Titans 25 vs Indianapolis Colts 47

Jordan Howard, 2016 Rookie (Indiana – 5th Round, 150th Pick) Chicago Bears
Week 11 Stats: 17 carries, 77 yards, 4.5 average – 1 reception, 22 yards
Chicago Bears 16 vs New York Giants 22

Melvin Gordon, 2015 Rookie (Wisconsin – 1st Round, 15th Pick) San Diego Chargers
Week 11 Stats: Did not play
Bye Week
Key Rookie Card(s):

David Johnson, 2015 Rookie (Northern Iowa – 3rd Round, 86th Overall) – Arizona Cardinals
Week 11 Stats: 22 carries, 103 yards, 4.7 average, 1 TD – 7 receptions, 57  yards, 8.1 average, 1 TD
Arizona Cardinals 24 vs Minnesota Vikings 30
Key Rookie Card(s):

  • 2015 Panini Contenders Rookie Ticket Autograph
  • 2015 Panini National Treasures
  • 2015 Topps Strata
  • 2015 Topps Chrome Autographs
  • David Johnson 2015 RC Autos

C.J. Prosise, 2016 Rookie (Notre Dame – 3rd Round, 90th Overall) Seattle Seahawks
Week 11 Stats: 4 carries, 76 yards, 19 average, 1 TD – 2 receptions, 5 yards, 2.5 average
Philadelphia Eagles 15 vs Seattle Seahawks 26

Devonta Freeman, 2014 Rookie (Florida State – 4th Round, 103rd Overall) Atlanta Falcons
Week 11 Stats: Did not play
Bye Week
Key Rookie Card(s):

  • 2014 Panini Contenders Rookie Ticket Autograph
  • 2014 Panini National Treasures
  • 2014 Topps Chrome Autographs

Wide Receivers/Tight Ends – 2016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch – NFL Week #11

Michael Thomas, 2016 Rookie (Ohio State – 2nd Round, 47th Pick) New Orleans Saints
Week 11 Stats: 5 receptions, 68 yards, 13.6 average
New Orleans Saints 20 vs Carolina Panthers 23

Cameron Meredith, 2015 Rookie (Illinois State – Undrafted) Chicago Bears 
Week 11 Stats: 4 reception, 49 yards, 12.3 yard average
Chicago Bears 16 vs New York Giants 22
Key Rookie Card(s):

Sterling Shepard, 2016 Rookie (Oklahoma – 2nd Round, 40th Pick) New York Giants
Week 11 Stats: 5 receptions, 50 yards, 10 yard average, 1 TD
Chicago Bears 16 vs New York Giants 22

Will Fuller, 2016 Rookie (Notre Dame – 1st Round, 21st Pick) Houston Texans
Week 11 Stats: 1 reception, 17 yards
Houston Texans 20 vs Oakland Raiders 27

Sammie Coates, 2015 Rookie (Pitt – 3rd Round, 87th Overall) Pittsburgh Steeler
Week 11 Stats: Did not play, injured
Pittsburgh Steelers 24 vs Cleveland Browns 9

On the Radar – 2016 NFLPA Rookie and Key Player Watch – NFL Week #11

Robert Kelley, 2016 Rookie (Tulane – Undrafted) Washington Redskins
Week 11 Stats: 24 carries, 137 yards, 5.7 average, 3 TDs
Greenbay Packers 24 vs Washington Redskins 42

Tyreeke Hill, 2016 Rookie (West Alabama – 5th Round, 165th Pick) Kansas City Chiefs
Week 11 Stats: 4 receptions, 53 yards, 13.3 average – 1 carry, 8 yards
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19 vs Kansas City Chiefs 17

Theo Riddick, 2013 Rookie (Notre Dame – 6th Round, 199th Overall) Detroit Lions 
Week 11 Stats: 4 carries, 13 yards, 3.3 average – 8 receptions, 70 yards, 8.8 yard average
Jacksonville Jaguars 19 vs Detroit Lions 26

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