Nominees Selected for 2014 Week 12 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week Honors (Gallery)

November 26, 2014

2014 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week Week 12 Beckham Nom

We love NFL rookies at Panini America. We love interacting with them at the NFLPA Rookie Premiere every summer. We love the fact that with their potential and their performances, they drive sales of every NFL product we make every year. But you want to know who loves NFL rookies as much as we do? Pepsi and football collectors.

Indeed, the folks at Pepsi get just as excited we all do about NFL Rookie performances each week during the season. And that’s exactly why once again this season, for the fourth straight year, Panini America and Pepsi have joined forces to help promote Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week voting and Panini America NFL Rookie Cards.

The payoff for collectors and NFL fans everywhere will be some sweet virtual cards that will be highlighted on the NFL Facebook page each week in a special 2014 Pepsi Rookie of the Week gallery, as well as across social media platforms and Each week during the 2014 NFL season, Panini America will feature the five Pepsi Rookie of the Week Nominees on a different Panini America 2014 football card design. (Stay tuned to The Knights Lance, the Panini America Facebook page and the Panini America Twitter account to find out about new Panini America designs and what weeks they will be incorporated into the Pepsi Rookie of the Week promotion.

Fans can vote for the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week each week during the 2014 NFL regular season. After you vote, be sure to share the virtual card image of the Pepsi Rookie of the Week Nominee you voted for on Twitter. Be sure to mention @PaniniAmerica to be eligible to win prizes throughout the season.

We’ll have more details as the season progresses. But for now, here are your Week 12 nominees for 2014 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week:

  • Cleveland Browns running back Isaiah Crowell had 12 carries for 88 yards and two touchdowns in the Browns’ 26-24 win over the Atlanta Falcons.
  • Cincinnati Bengals running back Jeremy Hill had 18 carries for 87 yards and a touchdown in the Bengals’ 22-13 win over the Houston Texans.
  • Philadelphia Eagles kicker Cody Parkey made five field goals (36 yards, 26 yards, 35 yards, 30 yards and 50 yards) and four extra points (for a total of 19 points) in the Eagles’ 43-24 win over the Tennessee Titans.
  • New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. caught 10 passes for 146 yards and two touchdowns in a loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
  • Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr threw for 174 yards and the game-winning touchdown with 1:42 remaining in the Raiders’ 24-20 win over the Kansas City Chiefs.