Week 12 of NFL began with the traditional Thanksgiving Day matches. While the Detroit Lions suffered a 25-28 defeat at home to Buffalo Bills, Dallas Cowboys, the other fixed team of Thanksgiving fixtures was able to win 28-20 over New York Giants.
Other games of the week included New England Patriots vs Minnesota Vikings, Baltimore Ravens vs Jacksonville Jaguars, Kansas City Chiefs vs Los Angeles Rams and so on.
In this article we have a look at the top tight ends from Week 12.
Dalton Schultz (Dallas Cowboys)
Dalton Schultz starred in Cowboys’ 28-20 win over New York Giants by scoring two receiving touchdowns and 4 receives. The performance helped the Cowboys register their eighth win of the season.
Josh Oliver (Baltimore Ravens)
Baltimore Ravens played Jacksonville Jaguars in one of the most tight encounters in this week’s NFL. While the Jaguars were able to outsmart the Ravens with a narrow 28-27 win, Oliver’s creditable performances ( that included one receiving touchdown), did not go unnoticed.
Hunter Henry (New England Patriots)
Taking on the host Vikings at the US Bank stadium, Minnesota, the patriots were defeated 26-33. Hunter Henry of the Patriots received 3 balls while covering 63 yards at an average of 61 and scored one defensive touchdown in the process. With the loss, the patriots succumbed to a dismal fifth defeat of the season.
Travis Kelce ( Kansas City Chiefs)
Facing Los Angeles Rams at the Arrowhead stadium at home, Kansas City Chiefs made light work of the visitors, cruising to a comfortable 26-10 win. Travis Kelce starred for the hosts with one touchdown.
T.J. Hockenson (Minnesota Vikings)
Hockenson starred in the Vikings victory at home against New England Patriots on Thanksgiving Day. He scored a receiving touchdown and was instrumental in the Viking’s 33-26 win. The Minnesota Vikings next face the Detroit Lions on December 11.