Stefon Diggs is in only his second season in the NFL. But he’s already emerged as a go-to target.
The ex-Maryland standout won NFC Offensive Player of the Week honors after leading the league in yards (182) and posting a career-high in catches (9) in the Minnesota Vikings’ win against the Green Bay Packers.
.@stefon_diggs has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week!
— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) September 21, 2016
Though the season is young, Diggs is the NFL leader in yards (285) and is second in receptions (16). He is also the first Vikings player to start the season with consecutive 100-yard receiving games since Chris Carter in 1997.
Diggs had a 25-yard touchdowns in the 17-14 win.
— NFL (@NFL) September 19, 2016
Diggs, only a 5th round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, had 2,227 career receiving yards and 14 touchdowns while at Maryland.
— Maryland Football (@TerpsFootball) September 21, 2016