Lions' Suh is NFL Rookie of the Year
FOX Sports Detroit wires
Feb. 3, 2011
Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is the 2010 NFL Rookie of the Year, the league announced Thursday.
Suh was one of five finalists for the honor, which is sponsored by Pepsi. The other finalists were St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford, Cleveland Browns CB Joe Haden, New England Patriots CB Devin McCourty and Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Williams.
Suh led the Lions and all defensive tackles with 10.0 sacks in 2010. He also had 66 tackles, one interception and one fumble return for a touchdown.
He was the first rookie defensive tackle named to the All-Pro team since 1951.