Lions Aidan Hutchinson named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Detroit Lions rookie and former Michigan Wolverine Aidan Hutchinson has been named by the National Football League (NFL) as the Defensive Player of the Week following his performance during last Sunday’s 31-18 road victory over the New York Giants.

During his rookie campaign this season, Hutchinson has totaled 31 tackles (20 solo), 5.5 sacks, 2 interceptions, and 1 fumble recovery.