BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference named Auburn
quarterback Cam Newton, Kentucky linebacker Danny Trevathan and LSU cornerback/return specialist Patrick Peterson players of the week.
Newton rushed for 177 yards and two touchdowns while passing for
186 yards and three scores in a win over Arkansas State.
Trevathan had 11 tackles, including three for a loss, in
Kentucky's 23-16 win at Louisville.
Peterson set an LSU record with a combined 257 combined yards on
kickoff and punt return yards in the Tigers' 30-24 win against
The SEC also honored South Carolina center T.J. Johnson and
Florida defensive tackle Jaye Howard offensive linemen of the week.
Mississippi State quarterback Tyler Russell is freshman of the
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