Puka Nacua’s jersey is in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The organization announced Wednesday that Nacua’s jersey from the Los Angeles Rams’ Week 5 game against the Philadelphia Eagles is on display at the Hall of Fame.
🗣️ New to the Pro Football Hall of Fame— Pro Football Hall of Fame (@ProFootballHOF) October 18, 2023
The jersey that Puka Nacua was wearing during Week 5 against the Eagles, when the @RamsNFL rookie wide receiver set the NFL record for most receptions in his first five career games.
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It’s thanks to Nacua’s historic start to his NFL career.
His receptions (46) and receiving yards (572) through Week 5 set the record by a rookie through his first five games, and his current total of 50 receptions on the season is tied for the NFL lead, while he’s fourth in receiving yards with 598.
Nacua set a rookie single-game receptions record with 15 catches in a Week 2 game, and he set the record for most receptions by a rookie in his first two games, with 25.
Nacua was also the first rookie in league history to have 10 or more catches and 100-plus receiving yards in his first two career games.