SEC honors Mallett, Maxwell, Arenas

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Arkansas quarterback Ryan Mallett,
Kentucky linebacker Sam Maxwell and Alabama punt returner Javier
Arenas are the SEC players of the week.

Mallett passed for 313 yards and five touchdowns in a win over
Mississippi State. He set the school record with 28 TD passes in a

Maxwell had a career-high 11 tackles in the Wildcats' win at
Georgia, including a stop at the 1-yard line in the final minutes
and a fumble recovery on the next play.

Arenas scored on a 66-yard return, his SEC-record seventh score
on a punt return.

Linemen of the week announced by the league Monday were
Mississippi guard Reid Neely and Tennessee defensive tackle Wes

Vanderbilt running back/return specialist Warren Norman was the
freshman of the week.