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Bradley Chubb nominated for NFL rookie of the week award

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Following his three-sack performance against the Los Angeles Rams, outside linebacker Bradley Chubb has been nominated for the NFL's rookie of the week award.

Chubb sacked Rams quarterback Jared Goff twice on a last-minute drive at the end of the first half and then took him down again in the fourth quarter to set up a key defensive stop.

Chubb's performance on Sunday was his first multi-sack game of his career, and he became the first NFL rookie to post three sacks in a game since 2015. He also tied Denver's single-game rookie sack record.

The fifth-overall pick in April's NFL Draft finished with five total tackles.

Chubb now leads all rookies with 4.5 sacks this season.

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