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McFadden, Dorsey, Arenas win SEC weekly honors

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Georgia tailback Knowshon Moreno has been named the Southeastern Conference freshman of the week.

Moreno rushed for a career high 196 yards and three touchdown in UGA's 44-34 win over Troy.

The rushing total brought Moreno to 1,003 yards -- making him only the second Georgia freshman to top 1,000 yards rushing in one season. The other was Herschel Walker.

Arkansas tailback Darren McFadden -- whose 321 rushing yards against South Carolina tied the Southeastern Conference record -- was named league offensive player of the week today.

LSU defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey won defensive player of the week while Alabama return man Javier Arenas claimed special teams honors.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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