SEC honors Green, Norwood and Jones

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Georgia receiver A.J. Green, South
Carolina linebacker Eric Norwood and LSU return man Chad Jones were
named Southeastern Conference players of the week.

Green earned offensive honors after catching eight passes for
153 yards and a touchdown against Arizona State.

Norwood had 10 tackles, two sacks and a partially blocked punt
in an upset of Mississippi.

Jones returned a punt 93 yards for a touchdown to open the
fourth quarter in LSU's 30-26 win over Mississippi State. He also
had a key pass deflection on the goal line on a late defensive

The offensive lineman of the week was Florida tackle Marcus
Gilbert, while defensive line honors went to Georgia end Justin
Houston. Alabama tailback Trent Richardson claimed freshman honors.