TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Steelers' Sanders named special teamer of the week

Steelers/NFL Videos

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
By Scott Brown
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010
 

Steelers rookie Emmanuel Sanders, whose 48-yard kickoff return set up Jeff Reed's game-winning field goal in Miami, has been named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.

Sanders' average of 28.8 yards on five kickoff returns led the AFC last week.

He is the first Steelers kickoff returner to win Player of the Week honors since Antwaan Randle El.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Steelers

  1. Rossi: Wild Wednesday proves Steelers rule
  2. Steelers submit application to play host to Super Bowl in 2023
  3. Australians rule punting competition for chance to play for Steelers
  4. Rossi: Moats looks to make a splash with Steelers
  5. Offseason training helping to accelerate adjustment to NFL life
  6. Steelers notebook: Tomlin stresses players remain in top physical shape
  7. Steelers CB Allen working to regain form, make an impact