Stroud’s Impressive Performance
Leading the NFL in yards per game with an average of 273.9 yards, quarterback CJ Stroud has been making waves in the football world. Despite playing in only 15 games, Stroud’s outstanding performance has earned him a spot as a finalist for a prestigious NFL award.
A Stellar Season
After leading his team to the playoffs, Stroud has been recognized alongside other talented players for his exceptional skills on the field. Among the finalists are Detroit Lions tight end Sam LaPorta, Lions running back Jahmyr Gibbs, Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Puka Nacua, and Atlanta Falcons running back Bijan Robinson.
Humbled and Honored
When asked about his nomination, Stroud expressed his gratitude and humility. He stated, “It’s amazing. It was a goal of mine coming into the year, and I’ve been blessed enough to be able to get the recognition for it and hopefully win it. But I know there’s a lot of great players nominated, and they are just as deserved as me. So, I’m just really honored to be a part of that.”
Acknowledging Ohio State
Stroud credited the Ohio State coaching staff for preparing him for the professional level. He mentioned that the transition from college to the pros was relatively smooth, thanks to the comprehensive preparation he received at Ohio State. Stroud expressed his satisfaction in seeing the hard work he put in during college pay off in the NFL.
The winners of the NFL award will be announced on February 8. As fans eagerly await the results, Stroud’s impressive performance and recognition as a finalist have cemented his position as a rising star in the world of football.
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