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2020 #USCtotheNFL Week 17 Recap: Leonard Williams Racks Up Sacks

Jan 4, 2021

Trojans in the NFL

In the final week of the regular season, some Trojans went out with a bang while others geared up for the playoffs.

Giants DL Leonard Williams rounded out an impressive season with a 7-tackle, 3-sack performance. It was the first three-sack game of his career. Williams finished the year with 11.5 sacks, which ranked seventh in the NFL and were the most of his career.

Rasheem Green also had an impressive defensive performance in Week 17 for the NFC West champion Seattle Seahawks. Green racked up 3 tackles and a sack, plus a fumble recovery.

On the other side of the ball, Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster went for 6 catches, 65 receiving yards and a score. It was his 9th TD of the season — a career-high.

Here is a full list of #USCtotheNFL stats from Week 17:

  • Giants DL Leonard Williams: 7 tackles, 5 QB hits, 3 sacks, 1 pass defended
  • Jets QB Sam Darnold: 266 pass yards, 1 pass TD; 3 rush yards
  • Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster: 6 rec, 65 rec yards, 1 rec TD
  • Browns LB Porter Gustin: 2 tackles
  • Bills QB Matt Barkley: 164 pass yards, 1 pass TD
  • Dolphins OL Austin Jackson: Started at LT
  • Buccaneers RB Ronald Jones II: 78 rush yards, 1 rush TD
  • Raiders WR Nelson Agholor: 1 rec, 57 rec yards
  • Texans WR Steven Mitchell Jr.: 1 rec, 20 rec yards
  • Titans CB Adoree' Jackson: 4 tackles
  • Colts WR Michael Pittman Jr.: 2 rec, 28 rec yards; 1 carry, 2 rush yards
  • Cardinals LB Devon Kennard: 2 tackles, 1 TFL, 1 QB hit
  • Rams WR Robert Woods: 4 rec, 36 rec yards, 1 misc tackle
  • Seahawks DL Rasheem Green: 3 tackles, 2 QB hits, 1 sack, 1 fumble recovery
  • Seahawks OL Jordan Simmons: Started at LG