AFC & NFC Players of the Week - Week 5

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AFC & NFC Players of the Week - Week 5

Players of the Week/Month 2017 Regular English

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

10/11/17

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CHARGERS RB MELVIN GORDON, JAGUARS LB TELVIN SMITH &

COLTS K ADAM VINATIERI NAMED AFC PLAYERS OF WEEK 5

Running back MELVIN GORDON of the Los Angeles Chargers, linebacker TELVIN SMITH of the Jacksonville Jaguars and kicker ADAM VINATIERI of the Indianapolis Colts are the AFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played in Week 5 (October 5, October 8-9).

OFFENSE: RB MELVIN GORDON, LOS ANGELES CHARGERS

DEFENSE: LB TELVIN SMITH, JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

SPECIAL TEAMS: K ADAM VINATIERI, INDIANAPOLIS COLTS


2017 AFC PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

Offense

Defense

Special Teams

Wk 1

QB Alex Smith, Kansas City

DE Calais Campbell, Jacksonville

K Giorgio Tavecchio, Oakland

Wk 2

QB Tom Brady, New England

DE Chris Jones, Kansas City

K Cody Parkey, Miami

Wk 3

QB Tom Brady, New England

S Terrence Brooks, New York Jets

K Stephen Hauschka, Buffalo

Wk 4

QB Deshaun Watson, Houston

DE Cameron Heyward, Pittsburgh

K Stephen Hauschka, Buffalo

Wk 5

RB Melvin Gordon, Los Angeles Chargers

LB Telvin Smith, Jacksonville

K Adam Vinatieri, Indianapolis

 

 

PACKERS QB AARON RODGERS, SEAHAWKS S EARL THOMAS &

PR KENJON BARNER NAMED NFC PLAYERS OF WEEK 5

Quarterback AARON RODGERS of the Green Bay Packers, safety EARL THOMAS of the Seattle Seahawks and punt returner KENJON BARNER of the Philadelphia Eagles are the NFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played in Week 5 (October 5, October 8-9).

OFFENSE: QB AARON RODGERS, GREEN BAY PACKERS

DEFENSE: S EARL THOMAS, SEATTLE SEAHAWKS

SPECIAL TEAMS: PR KENJON BARNER, PHILADELPHIA EAGLES

 

2017 NFC PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

Offense

Defense

Special Teams

Wk 1

QB Sam Bradford, Minnesota

CB Trumaine Johnson, Los Angeles Rams

K Matt Prater, Detroit

Wk 2

WR J.J. Nelson, Arizona

CB Desmond Trufant, Atlanta

PR Jamal Agnew, Detroit

Wk 3

Wk 4

QB Kirk Cousins, Washington

RB Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams

DE Demarcus Lawrence, Dallas

DE Julius Peppers, Carolina

K Jake Elliott, Philadelphia

K Greg Zuerlein, Los Angeles Rams

Wk 5

QB Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay

S Earl Thomas, Seattle

PR Kenjon Barner, Philadelphia