OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Joe Ferguson, San Diego
Junior | Running Back | Santa Rosa, Calif.
Ferguson’s 13-yard touchdown run with 4:02 remaining kept San Diego’s PFL Championship hopes alive with a 17-10 victory at Davidson, Saturday. He finished the game with 28 carries for 170 yards and both San Diego touchdowns. Ferguson also had an 11-yard run on the second half’s second play from scrimmage to give San Diego a 10-7 lead. He also had three pass receptions for 18 yards and finished the game with 188 all-purpose yards.
Other Players Nominated: Chuckie Looney (MAR), Rees Macshara (MOR)
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Terrence Fede, Marist
Senior | Defensive End | Nyack, N.Y.
Fede had three sacks to help Marist post a 28-7 PFL victory at Campbell, Saturday. He finished the day with six tackles (three solo), but it was his three stops behind the line of scrimmage that did the most damage. Fede’s three sacks resulted in a loss of 30 yards with one ending a drive on fourth down and another ending the first half.
Other Players Nominated: Matt Farris (CAM), Jordan Hendrix (MOR), Robbie Beathard (SAN)
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Cyrus Strahm & Donte Sawyer, Morehead State
Strahm: Sophomore (RS) | Wide Receiver | Carey, Ohio
Sawyer: Senior | Wide Receiver | Acworth, Ga.
Strahm and Sawyer combined on an exciting kickoff return for a touchdown as part of Morehead State’s 76-24 PFL victory against Valpariaso, Saturday. Strahm fielded the kickoff at his own nine-yard line and ran forward six yards. He then pitched the ball to Sawyer who went the remaining 85 yards to score the touchdown. The play was No. 5 on ESPN Sportscenter’s Top 10 plays, Saturday night.
Other Players Nominated: Wade Onakoya (MAR), Sam Hoekstra (SAN)