After a two interception night Thursday in the Philadelphia Eagles’ 24-19 win over the New York Giants, including one which was returned for a touchdown, safety Malcolm Jenkins was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week on Wednesday.
— Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) December 28, 2016
It was nice to see him haul in those picks for a change, his ball skills have never been a strength of his. Jenkins also did an outstanding job of shadowing Odell Beckham when called upon.
Game ball tonight goes to Malcolm Jenkins pic.twitter.com/1vZYg5IN2g
— The Bitter Birds (@AdrianFedkiw) December 23, 2016
Jenkins now has three interceptions and a fumble recovery on the season.