SEC honors UF's Floyd
Published: Monday, November 5, 2012 at 11:17 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, November 5, 2012 at 11:17 a.m.
Florida junior defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd received SEC Co-Defensive Lineman of the Week honors Monday.
Floyd tallied five total tackles (all solos), with a team-high three for losses, and one quarterback pressure, in Florida's 14-7 win against Missouri.
He shares the honor with Arkansas defensive end Chris Smith, who had a team-high eight total tackles, with 1.5 for losses, including a sack, with a fumble recovery, two pass deflections and two quarterback pressures, in Arkansas' 19-15 win against Tulsa.
Other award winners selected by the SEC on Monday:
SEC Co-OFFENSIVE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
6-1 • 210 • Jr. • Tampa, Fla.
• Murray went 21-for-28, including 13-for-15 in the second half, for 384 yards and four touchdowns during Georgia's 37-10 win over Ole Miss. He hit 11 different receivers and connected with four different targets for touchdowns against the Rebels.
6-6 • 215 • Jr. • Kingsburg, Calif.
• Bray completed 29-of-47 passes for 530 yards with 5 TDs and no interceptions in the Vols' 55-48 win against Troy. In the fourth quarter, Bray was 9-of-17 for 175 yards and two touchdowns, bringing the Vols back from a 40-34 deficit.
SEC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
6-6 • 248 • So. • Lawrenceville, Ga.
• Hubbard had a career-high and game-high tying 12 total tackles, including 2.5 for losses, in Alabama's 21-17 win at LSU.
• Hubbard was in on the tackle stopping an LSU 4th-and-1 attempt at the Alabama 24-yard line in the fourth quarter.
• He was also in on quarterback sack for minus 7 yards early in second quarter, forcing LSU to punt.
• The Alabama defense finished the game with 10.0 tackles for loss, including three sacks.
• Alabama ranks first nationally in scoring defense (9.1 ppg) and second in total defense (228.9 ypg).
SEC SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK
5-10 • 190 • Jr. • Mayfield Village, Ohio
• Spear connected on both of his field goal attempts and all three of his PAT attempts in Vanderbilt's 40-0 win at Kentucky.
• His 48-yard field goal in the fourth quarter was a career-long.
• Spear is second in the SEC in field goals per game (1.44) and third in field goal percentage (81.3).
• Spear is just three field goals shy of matching the Vanderbilt single-season record for field goals, held jointly by Ryan Fowler (2009) and Ricky Anderson (1984).
SEC Co-OFFENSIVE LINEMAN OF THE WEEK
6-5 • 321 • So. • Baton Rouge, La.
• Collins played all 84 offensive snaps in LSU's 21-17 loss to top-ranked Alabama, leading the Tigers with nine knockdowns as the Tigers racked up 22 first downs, 139 rushing yards, 296 passing yards and 435 total yards – all the most given up this year by the nation's top rated defense.
6-5 • 285 • Jr. • Nashville, Tenn.
• Johnson earned an 87 percent blocking grade on the strength of eight knockdown blocks and five blocks that directly lead to either Commodore touchdowns or first downs, in a 40-0 win at Kentucky.
SEC FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK
6-1 • 200 • Kerrville, Texas
• Manziel completed 30-of-36 passes for 311 yards and also rushed for 129 yards on 21 carries and two touchdowns in Texas A&M's 38-13 win at Mississippi State.
• Manziel directed an Aggie offense that tallied 693 total yards on 97 offensive plays and just one turnover.
• He leads the SEC and is second in the nation in total offensive yards. He also leads the SEC in rushing yards and is second in the league in passing yards.
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