For many NFL safeties, 124 tackles and 7 passes defended could be successful. For Pittsburgh Steelers security Minkah Fitzpatrick, it was a letdown. This was 2021 for Fitzpatrick however he adopted it up with an enormous 2022 season. A season adequate that the Professional Soccer Writers of America named him to the All-NFL Workforce for 2022.
Fitzpatrick completed with 96 complete tackles and a league-leading six interceptions. Fitzpatrick additionally had 11 passes defended and did all of it in simply 15 video games. He made the Professional Bowl and was named an All-Professional as nicely.
Fitzpatrick joined the Steelers in 2019 and has been an All-Professional for 3 of 4 seasons. After lacking out on being named one of many Prime 100 gamers within the NFL heading into the season, Fitzpatrick stepped again into his function as a ballhawk and was completely dominant on the again finish. In 2021, Fitzpatrick was compelled to be a one-dimensional run stuffer, maintaining him from making performs within the passing sport.
Steelers 2022 end of the year awards