New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers
claimed the NFC Offensive Player of the Week Award for Week 7.
In a 38-17 victory over Carolina, Rodgers completed 19-of-22 passes for 255
yards and three touchdowns for a 154.5 passer rating. Rodgers has recorded six
consecutive games without an interception (minimum 15 attempts), tying Pro
Football Hall of Famer Bart Starr’s franchise record set in 1964, bringing his
streak of consecutive pass attempts without an interception to 192.
The game also marked Rodgers’ fourth straight with at least three TD passes
and no interceptions, joining Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (2007) as the
only players in league history to accomplish the feat.
Washington linebacker Keenan Robinson took home the defensive award after he
recorded a career-high 14 tackles in the Redskins’ 19-17 win over Tennessee.
In his first year as a starter, Robinson leads the team with 57 tackles.
St. Louis Rams punt returner Stedman Bailey won the special teams award after
taking a punt 90 yards for a touchdown in the Rams’ 28-26 win over Seattle.
The Seahawks chased Tavon Austin on the wrong side of the field while Bailey
ran down the right side for the longest punt-return touchdown in the NFL this