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Maxx Crosby, a former EMU player, has been named AP's all-pro quarterback

Maxx Crosby, a former EMU player, has been named AP's all-pro quarterback

Maxx Crosby has maintained his consistent form as the Lions come in the NFL, and continues to reap the rewards from his impressive performances.

After a solid season, the former Eastern Michigan defensive lineman and the Las Vegas Raiders edge rusher were named in the NFL All-Pro second team by The Associated Press.

Crosby finished the regular season with a 101 quarterback pressure that was highly recommended. 56 total tackles, 13 tackles, eight sacks, 30 QB hits and seven passes were defended are all result of Crosby's regular season.

He was also named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for the final week of the regular season. After completing six total tackles, two sacks, three tackles for loss, four QB hits and three passes defended

Robert Quinn, a defensive end for the Chicago Bears, has been named the first team of Crosby.

The Raiders drafted the Colleyville, Texas native in the fourth round of the 2019 NFL Draft, as he has already collected 25 sacks in his three seasons in the NFL.

Crosby was a two-time first-team All-Mid-American Conference winner at EMU.

On Saturday, the Raiders will open the NFL Playoffs against the Cincinnati Bengals at 4:30 p.m.

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