Week 9's Sam La Porta Award winner to the Top Rookie TE of the Week goes to the Bills' Dalton Kincaid. This is Kincaid's second Sam La Porta of the year.
Tight ends play a crucial role in any team's offense, and Dalton Kincaid proved his worth in Week 9. As a rookie tight end for the unknown team, Kincaid displayed his reliability and sure hands, making ten catches for 81 yards. His ability to find open spaces in the defense and make tough catches contributed significantly to his team's offensive success.
Kincaid's performance highlights his potential as a reliable target for his quarterback. His size, athleticism, and ability to make tough catches in traffic make him a valuable asset in the passing game. As he continues to develop his skills and gain experience, Kincaid has the potential to become an impactful tight end at the NFL level.
While offensive performances often steal the spotlight, defensive players deserve recognition. In Week 9, Kobie Turner, a rookie defensive player for the Rams, showcased his skills and significantly impacted the game. Turner recorded seven tackles and secured one sack, disrupting the opponent's offense and providing a solid presence on the field.
Turner's performance highlights his ability to read plays, make tackles, and apply pressure on the quarterback. His athleticism, instincts, and physicality make him a formidable force on the defensive side of the ball. As Turner continues to refine his skills and gain experience, he has the potential to become a key player for the Rams' defense.
This is Turner's first but the Rams' 5th win of the year.