McFadden highlights AFC Players of Week

Posted Sept. 28, 2011 @ 1:30 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Raiders RB Darren McFadden, Ravens LB Ray Lewis and Bills PK Rian Lindell have been named the AFC Players of the Week for Week Three.

McFadden ran for 171 yards and two TDs against the Jets, including a 70-yard touchdown, in his team's 34-24 win. McFadden leads the league in rushing with 393 yards. This is the second time McFadden has been awarded with Offensive Player of the Week.

Lewis had 10 tackles, one sack and a forced fumble in the Ravens' 37-7 blowout of the Rams. This is Lewis' eighth Defensive Player of the Week award.

Lindell made the game-winning 28-yard field goal in the Bills' 34-31 comeback win over the Patriots.  He also connected on a 42-yarder before the end of the first half. It is the third time he has been named Special Teams Player of the Week.