Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson is NFL Rookie of the Week candidate

T.J. Hockenson has been nominated this week for NFL Rookie of the Week

It was quite the debut for Lions rookie tight end T.J. Hockenson on Sunday against the Cardinals. In fact, it was record-setting.

In Week 1, Hockenson caught six passes for 131 yards and a touchdown.

As a result, he was nominated for the first NFL Rookie of the Week award of the 2019 season.