Adrian Peterson and Harrison Smith both logged sensational performances in the Vikings 21-14 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, and for doing so they’ve been nominated for a pair of weekly awards. You have a chance to bring the award home by voting for each of them.
In rushing for 153 yards and 1 TD on 23 carries, Peterson has been named a finalist for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week honors. Also named as finalists for the award were Pittsburgh’s Jonathan Dwyer (122 yards on 17 carries) and Tennessee’s Chris Johnson (195 yards and 2 TDs on 18 carries).
After grabbing his first career INT and returning it 31 yards for a TD to go along with 5 tackles, Smith has been named a finalist for Pepsi Max NFL Rookie of the Week honors. Also named as finalists for the award were New England’s Dont’a Hightower, Indianapolis’ Andrew Luck, Tampa Bay’s Doug Martin and Washington’s Alfred Morris.
Fans can vote for Petreson by going to NFL.com/FedEx from 9 a.m. EST on Tuesday through 3 p.m. EST on Friday. The winner in this category will be announced Friday on NFL Total Access on NFL Network and on NFL.com.
Fans can vote for Smith by going to NFL.com/rookies beginning Tuesday at 9 A.M. ET and ending on Friday at 3 P.M. ET. The winner in this category will be announced Friday on NFL Total Access on NFL Network and on NFL.com.
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