Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack was recognized by the Associated Press the NFL’s top defender on Saturday.

Mack won his first Defensive Player of the Year Award after having another great season with the Raiders. Mack recorded 11 sacks and 54 tackles in his third season in Oakland. He played every game in 2016 and hasn’t missed a game since he entered the league.

Mack was also named to his second Pro Bowl and his second straight All-Pro team.


Posted by Ryan Gaydos

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the LA Sports Pulse. When I'm not doing that or asleep, I am running FoxNews.com's homepage. Follow me on Twitter @RyanGaydos.

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