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NFL Rookie Of The Year Award Reportedly Decided

Saquon Barkley scores a touchdown for the Giants.

CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 07: Saquon Barkley #26 of the New York Giants scores a 57-yard receiving touchdown from Odell Beckham Jr. #13 against the Carolina Panthers in the second quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

The NFL's Rookie of the Year award has reportedly been decided and could be officially announced later today.

New York Giants' running back Saquon Barkley has reportedly beaten out Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield for the award.

The Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year award is voted on by the fans and the fans have reportedly decided on Barkley over Mayfield.

"Saquon Barkley won the Pepsi Rookie of the Year vote, source confirms. Expecting official announcement to come soon, possible today. The Offensive Rookie of the Year from the league will be awarded Saturday night at NFL Honors," Art Stapleton tweeted.

Barkley had a tremendous season, totaling 1,307 yards and 11 touchdowns on the ground, while also catching 91 passes for 721 yards and four touchdowns.

The running back had told ESPN that he thought he was the rookie of the year because "if you ask my peers that played against me or coaches that played against me and schemed against me who was the Rookie of the Year, I think they would say me.”

Mayfield was no slouch this season, either, throwing for 3,725 yards and 27 touchdowns while leading the Browns to a 7-8-1 season.

Stay tuned for an official announcement from the NFL.