CB Haden finalist for Pepsi 2010 NFL Rookie of the Year

Posted Jan. 07, 2011 @ 12:29 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Browns CB Joe Haden is one of five finalists for the Pepsi 2010 NFL Rookie of the Year Award, the NFL announced Friday. Also in the running for the award, which will be presented during a press conference in North Texas on Feb. 3 prior to Super Bowl XLV, are Rams QB Sam Bradford, Patriots CB Devin McCourty, Lions DT Ndamukong Suh and Buccaneers WR Mike Williams.

Fans can vote at www.nfl.com/rookies now through Tuesday, Feb. 1, at 9 p.m. to determine the winner.
 
Haden's six interceptions were tied for fifth in the NFL. He led the Browns with 18 pass breakups and tallied 57 tackles, one sack, one forced fumble and eight special-teams tackles on the season.

The Florida product's six picks were the most by a Browns player since 2007 and the most by a Browns rookie since ’01.