Archive for the ‘Weekly NFL Awards’ Category

NFL Names Saints QB Brees NFC Offensive Player of the Week

For the second time this season, Saints QB Drew Brees has been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance Monday night. Brees finished the game with a perfect passer rating on the strength of completing 18 of 23 passes for 371 yards with five touchdowns and no interceptions. Brees became the […]

Week 3: FedEx Air & Ground Players of the Week Nominees

Fans To Vote For Winners On NFL.com FedEx Delivers Pedestrian Safety Improvements On Behalf of Winning Players In Their Teams’ Markets Quarterbacks JOE FLACCO of the Baltimore Ravens, KEVIN KOLB of the Philadelphia Eagles and PEYTON MANNING of the Indianapolis Colts are the finalists for the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Week honors for […]

Week 3:Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week Nominees

Fans To Vote For Winner On NFL.com Running back DONALD BROWN of the Indianapolis Colts, wide receiver PERCY HARVIN of the Minnesota Vikings, running back KNOWSHON MORENO of the Denver Broncos, quarterback MARK SANCHEZ of the New York Jets and quarterback MATTHEW STAFFORD of the Detroit Lions are the finalists for PEPSI NFL ROOKIE OF […]

Brees and Peterson Take Home FedEx’s Air and Ground Player of the Year Awards

FedEx and the NFL today announced the winners of the sixth annual FEDEX AIR & GROUND® NFL PLAYERS OF THE YEAR AWARDS at a press conference in Tampa Bay, site of Super Bowl XLIII. * Quarterback DREW BREES of the New Orleans Saints was named the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year. * Running […]

Brees, Manning, Peterson, Williams Up for FedEx Air and Ground Players of the Year

Quarterbacks DREW BREES of the New Orleans Saints, PEYTON MANNING of the Indianapolis Colts and KURT WARNER of the Arizona Cardinals are the finalists for 2008 FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year honors, while running backs ADRIAN PETERSON of the Minnesota Vikings, MICHAEL TURNER of the Atlanta Falcons and DE ANGELO WILLIAMS of the […]

Smith, Sparano Share NFL Coach Of The Year Award

A pair of first-year coaches made a splash in the post-season in more ways than one as it was announced that Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith and Miami Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano will share the USA TODAY’s NFL Coach of the Year Award. The award was well-deserved for both coaches as they both […]

Falcons QB Ryan Wins AP Offensive Rookie of the Year Award

The awards have begun to roll in for Falcons QB Matt Ryan, who today was named the AP Offensive Rookie of the Season.  He was the third overall pick of the 2008 draft out of Boston College, and helped the Falcons go from a team that was 4-12 to a team that is going to […]

Cutler and Williams Win the FedEx Air and Ground Player Awards

Quarterback JAY CUTLER of the Denver Broncos and running back DE ANGELO WILLIAMS of the Carolina Panthers are the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week for games played on December 4 – 8, the NFL announced today. Jay Cutler completed 32 of 40 passing attempts for 286 yards and two touchdowns in […]