06/07/2011 3:40 PM -
TULSA, OKLA. Orlando WR BOBBY SIPPIO, Orlando DB TRAVIS COLEMAN and New Orleans WR SKYLER GREEN have been named Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, Riddell Defensive Player of the Week and JLS Ironman of the Week, respectively, for Week 13 of the 2011 AFL season. In addition to these three awards, the AFL is also awarding the best catch of the week, the playmaker of the week and the highlight of the week. The Cutters Catch of the Week award winner for Week 13 is WR/DB JERON HARVEY of the Jacksonville Sharks, while the NiFTy Playmaker of the Week is Chicago WR/DB VIC HALL. The Spalding Highlight of the Week award winner is Philadelphias WR DONOVAN MORGAN.
RUSSELL ATHLETIC OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
RIDDELL DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
JLS IRONMAN OF THE WEEK
CUTTERS CATCH OF THE WEEK
NIFTY PLAYMAKER OF THE WEEK
SPALDING HIGHLIGHT OF THE WEEK
Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week candidates included: Pittsburghs Bernard Morris, Philadelphias Donovan Morgan, Jacksonvilles Aaron Garcia, Orlandos Bobby Sippio, Kansas Citys Brian Umstead, Georgias Maurice Purify, Dallas Derrick Ross and Arizonas Rod Windsor.
Riddell Defensive Player of the Week candidates included: Dallas Chris Brown, Philadelphias Brandon Perkins, Tampa Bays Michael Hawthorne, Orlandos Travis Coleman, Pittsburghs Carlos Campbell, Arizonas Virgil Gray, Chicagos Vic Hall and Jacksonvilles Micheaux Robinson.
JLS Ironman of the Week candidates included: Georgias Maurice Purify, Philadelphias Larry Brackins, Jacksonvilles Jeff Hughley, San Joses Mervin Brookins, Utahs Chris Bocage, Kansas Citys Bradly Chavez, Iowas Rodney Filer and Clevelands Robert Redd.
The Arena Football League is also awarding the National Guard MVP of the Week, where fans are given the opportunity to select the winner on Facebook and ArenaFootball.com. Candidates include Orlando QB NICK HILL, Chicago WR/DB VIC HALL and New Orleans WR SKYLER GREEN. The winner will be announced on Thursday, June 9, 2011.
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