GREEN BAY, Wis. (WSAU) -- The Green Bay Packers rookie running back has been selected as the Rookie of the Year. That announcement from the Pro Football Writers of America Tuesday.
Lacy completed his inaugural NFL season with 11 touchdowns, and 1,178 rushing yards to lead all NFL rookies and set a Packers franchise rookie record.
Eddie Lacy was also recognized for his efforts in Dallas with 141 yards in week 15, and his four 100-yard plus games this season. The Packers running back finished third overall in the leage for rushing touchdowns during the season.