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Browns LB Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah nominated for Rookie of the Week

Jeremaiah Owusu-Koramoah, Myles Garrett, Justin Fields
Posted at 10:38 AM, Sep 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-28 10:38:11-04

CLEVELAND — Cleveland Browns versatile linebacker Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah is making a splash early in his NFL career and is already on the fast track to collecting some league accolades, including a Rookie of the Week award.

Owusu-Koramoah has been nominated for the NFL's Pespi Zero Sugar Rookie of the Week award for his Week 3 performance against the Chicago Bears.

During his outing, Owusu-Koramoah recorded four tackles, a half-sack and two passes defended, showing off his speed and keen ability to change direction on the fly and make plays on the ball.

Owusu-Koramoah is up for the award alongside Steelers running back Najee Harris, Bengals wide receiver Ja'Marr Chase, Dolphins wide receiver Jaylen Waddle, Giants defensive end Azeez Ojulari and Chargers cornerback Asante Samuel Jr.

Fans can vote for the Rookie of the Week award on the NFL's website. To vote, click here.

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BROWNS 2021 SCHEDULE

Preseason

WEEK 1 · W · Sat 8/14 · 7:00 PM at Jacksonville Jaguars (23-13)
WEEK 2 · W · Sun 8/22 · 1:00 PM vs. New York Giants (17-13)
WEEK 3 · W · Sun 8/29 · 8:00 PM at Atlanta Falcons (19-10)

Regular Season

WEEK 1 · L ·Sun 9/12 · 4:25 PM EST at Kansas City Chiefs (33-29)

WEEK 2 · W · Thu 9/19 · 1:00 PM EST Houston Texans (31-21)

WEEK 3 · W · Sun 9/26 · 1:00 PM EST Chicago Bears (26-6)

WEEK 4 · W · Sun 10/3 · 1:00 PM EST at Minnesota Vikings (14-7)

WEEK 5 · L· Sun 10/10 · 4:05 PM EST at Los Angeles Chargers (47-42)

WEEK 6 · L· Sun 10/17 · 4:05 PM EST Arizona Cardinals (37-14)

WEEK 7 · W · Thu 10/21 · 8:20 PM EST Denver Broncos (17-14)

WEEK 8 · Sun 10/31 · 1:00 PM EST Pittsburgh Steelers (CBS)

WEEK 9 · Sun 11/7 · 1:00 PM EST at Cincinnati Bengals (CBS)

WEEK 10 · Sun 11/14 · 1:00 PM EST at New England Patriots (CBS)

WEEK 11 · Sun 11/21 · 1:00 PM EST Detroit Lions (FOX)

WEEK 12 · Sun 11/28 · 8:20 PM EST at Baltimore Ravens (NBC)

WEEK 13 · BYE

WEEK 14 · Mon 12/12 · 1:00 PM EST Baltimore Ravens (CBS)

WEEK 15 · Dec. 18/19 · TBD Las Vegas Raiders (TBD)

WEEK 16 · Sat 12/25 · 4:30 PM at Green Bay Packers (FOX/NFLN/AMZ)

WEEK 17 · Mon 1/3 · 8:15 PM EST at Pittsburgh Steelers (ESPN)

WEEK 18 · Sun 1/9 · 1:00 PM EST Cincinnati Bengals (CBS)