9:07 PM EDT, Sun October 21, 2018
Field Gulls

Frank Clark wins NFC Defensive Player of the Week honors

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark has deservedly won the NFC Defensive Player of the Week award following last Sunday’s terrific performance against the Oakland Raiders. Clark, who is entering the final year of his rookie contract, racked up 2.5 sacks (plus another sack that was erased due to a holding penalty) and two forced fumbles on Derek Carr, which the Seahawks recovered on both occasions. Even more impressive is the fact that he only played 29 of the team’s 60 defensive snaps due to illness. Considering the departures of both Michael Bennett and Cliff Avril, the...