Saints WR Kenny Stills nominated for Pepsi rookie award

Saints wide receiver Kenny Stills is one of five nominees for the Pepsi NEXT Rookie of the Week Award, which is voted on by fans via the Internet.

Stills, a fifth-round draft pick from Oklahoma, caught three passes for 169 yards with touchdowns of 69 and 42 yards in the Saints’ 35-17 win against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

Also nominated are Arizona Cardinals running back Andre Ellington, Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, Oakland Raiders linebacker Sio Moore and Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson.

Fans can vote at www.NFL.com/Rookies until Friday.