Rutgers is 3-1 this season following Saturday’s victory. The
Scarlet Knights have the week off before facing Southern Methodist on Oct. 5 in
the conference opener, live on ESPNNews.
The John Mackey Tight End of the Week is awarded by the John
Mackey Award group, but has no bearing on the final decision for the group’s
Tight End of the Year. The weekly award has been in place since 2004 to
recognize tight end play throughout the country on a weekly basis, according to
the John Mackey Award group.