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McCoy up for FedEx Ground Player of the Week

Posted by Chris Brown on October 11, 2016 – 10:22 am

Bills RB LeSean McCoy is up for FedEx Ground Player of the Week after his 150-yard rushing performance in Buffalo’s win over the Rams last Sunday.

This is McCoy’s second nomination this season. Here are the nominees he’s up against this week.

  • David Johnson of the Arizona Cardinals rushed for 157 yards on 27 carries (5.8 avg.) and 2 touchdowns in a 33-21 win over the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Ezekiel Elliott of the Dallas Cowboys rushed for 134 yards on 15 carries (8.9 avg.) and 2 touchdowns in a 28-14 win over the Cincinnati Bengals.
  • LeSean McCoy of the Buffalo Bills rushed for 150 yards on 18 carries (8.3 avg.) in a 30-19 win over the Los Angeles Rams.

Every week, following the Monday Night Football game, through Thursday at 3 pm ET, fans can visit to cast their vote or tweet using #AirandGround and the nominees’ last name to cast their vote. FedEx and the NFL will announce the winners every Thursday afternoon and then FedEx will award a $2,000 donation in the winning players’ names to The USO.

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