Jeffery Simmons had a spectacular week this week, and the SEC is recognizing his efforts. After a phenomenal performance against the Bulldogs of Louisiana Tech, Simmons has been named the SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week.
Jeffery Simmons had two touchdowns, a blocked punt, a blocked extra point, and a recovered fumble during the game in Ruston. Looking at those numbers, Bill Martin brings up some important points that are worth discussing:
Jeffery Simmons yesterday:— Bill Martin (@MSUBillMartin) September 10, 2017
⏩ More TD than 3 SEC Teams
⏩ Longest fum rec. TD since Morgan vs BYU 9/14/00
⏩ Leads nation block K/P#HailState
After his performance, it looks like Simmons is giving as much credit as possible to his teammates around him.
All of that said, it’s time that we start pushing for a Jeffery Simmons for the Piesman Trophy campaign. Because, well Jeffery Simmons deserves the Piesman Trophy for his noteworthy play on Saturday.