Tyler Nubin, Minnesota DB, lands Reese's Senior Bowl honor for Week 9
Tyler Nubin and the Minnesota defensive produced a huge performance in Week 9. After shutting out Rutgers for a 31-0 win, Nubin landed a national honor for his performance.
Monday morning, the Reese’s Senior Bowl announced Nubin as the Senior Bowl’s Defensive Player of the Week. Nubin shined with a pair of interceptions and 3 solo tackles in the shutout win.
The Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Player of the Week is @GopherFootball DB @T_Nubin27 tallying 3 solo tackles, 2 huge interceptions in the #Gophers win over Rutgers. Nubin also has another INT, a FF, and 35 tackles this season! #RTB #TheDraftStartsInMOBILE™️ pic.twitter.com/q9MFqxGv21
— Reese’s Senior Bowl (@seniorbowl) October 31, 2022
On the season, Nubin now has 3 total interceptions after recording 1 in the loss to Purdue. He also has 35 total tackles (24 solo), 2 TFL and a forced fumble. Nubin is also up to 7 career interceptions during his time with the Gophers.
Next up for Nubin and the Minnesota defense is a road trip to Lincoln to face Nebraska. We’ll see how the Gophers are able to perform on Saturday.