Rogers Players of the Week


Posted Aug 16, 2006


The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today the Rogers CFL Players of the Week #9 as selected by members of the Canadian football broadcasters.

Offensive Player of the Week

QB – Henry Burris – Calgary Stampeders

Montreal Alouettes 24 @ Calgary Stampeders 27

 

Highlights / Key Stats:

Henry Burris completed 25 of 35 passes for 310 yards and two touchdowns as the Calgary Stampeders defeated the Montreal Alouettes 27-24 last Saturday night. Burris also ran six times for 53 yards.

 

Honourable Mention

WR—Arland Bruce III—Toronto Argonauts

 

Defensive Player of the Week

LB – Barrin Simpson – Winnipeg Blue Bombers

B.C.Lions 32 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5

           

Highlights / Key Stats:

Facing his former team for the first time, Winnipeg linebacker Barrin Simpson racked-up 11 tackles, one sack and one interception in a losing effort, as the BC Lions defeated the Blue Bombers 32-5.

 

 

Honourable Mention

DB Kahlil CarterToronto Argonauts

 

  

Lineman of the Week

DE – Brent Johnson – B.C. Lions

B.C.Lions 32 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5

 

Highlights / Key Stats:

For the second consecutive week Brent Johnson has been honoured for his defensive play. Johnson recorded one sack, two interceptions and one fumble recovery in the Lions sixth victory of the season.

 

Honourable Mention

DL Nautyn McKay-LoescherB.C. Lions

 

Special Teams Player of the Week

K – Sandro DeAngelis – Calgary Stampeders

Montreal Alouettes 24 @ Calgary Stampeders 27

           

Highlights / Key Stats:

With less than two minutes remaining in the game, place kicker Sandro DeAngelis tied the score with a 52-yard field goal, before winning the game with no time remaining from 53 yards out. DeAngelis was perfect on all four field goal attempts.

 

 

*Unanimous selection



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