September 8, 2008

Moreno honored by SEC

Running back Knowshon Moreno is this week's SEC Offensive Player of the Week thanks to his performance in Georgia's 56-17 win over Central Michigan.

Moreno rushed for 168 yards on 18 carries and career-high tying three touchdowns. He also had three catches for 30 yards.

It marked the second week in a row that Moreno has scored three touchdowns in a game. Morneo is also tied for second in the league in scoring with 36 points.

Others honored by league include Vanderbilt linebacker Patrick Benoist who was named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week while Alabama's Javier Arenas was named the Special Teams Player of the Week.

Others include Auburn's Jason Bosley (SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week), Florida's Jermaine Cunningham (SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week) and Arkansas' Joe Adams (SEC Freshman of the Week).


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