Janoris Jenkins Gets Rewarded For Banner Season
All year we have been taking you deep into the Rabbit Hole, giving you tales about the exploits of rookie sensation Janoris Jenkins. Now, after a season full of crushing hits and interceptions, Jenkins is reaping the rewards of his play.
First, announced via the St. Louis Rams twitter account, Jenkins was voted on by his teammates as the team’s Rookie of the Year. See the tweet below:
CB Janoris Jenkins wins the team’s Rookie of the Year award. MVP, ROY and Spirit of the Game awards voted on by team.
— St. Louis Rams (@STLouisRams) December 31, 2012
Also, a panel of Sports Illustrated’s experts made their end of the season award picks. Jenkins was tied for the most votes (with three) as the NFL’s defensive rookie of the year. Full list of SI’s award picks here.