Khalil Mack Named AFC Defensive Player Of The Week

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Defensive End Khalil Mack

Following his impressive performance against the Carolina Panthers, Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack has been named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week.

Stat Line: 6 tackles (6 solo), 1 sack, 3 quarterback hits, 1 interception, 1 touchdown, 1 pass defensed, 1 forced fumble and one fumble recovery in the Raiders' 35-32 victory over the Carolina Panthers.

· Became the first player since 2009 to have an interception, sack, forced fumble, fumble recovery and a touchdown in the same game; was also the only player this week to do this.

· Recorded his first career touchdown, intercepting a screen pass and returning it 11 yards for the score in the second quarter.

· Sealed the team's victory with 1:00 remaining when he recorded a sack-fumble, which he recovered, to bring the Panthers' drive to a stop.

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