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  1. NFL honors Phil Dawson again

    Bill Williamson

    When Phil Dawson's consecutive field goal streak of 27 ended with a 24-yard missed field goal, the NFC Player of the Week seemed farfetched. However, the 38-year-old Dawson went from unexpected goat to 49ers savior by hitting a 56-yard field goal ...

    Blog | December 31, 2013
  2. Phil Dawson honored as player of week

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers would not have beaten the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday if it were not for Phil Dawson. The NFL recognized it. Wednesday, the 49ers' kicker was named the NFC special teams player of the week. Dawson h...

    Blog | December 11, 2013
  3. Wrapping up night from across the pond

    Bill Williamson

    LONDON - San Francisco 49ers punter Andy Lee was named the NFC special teams player of the week for his precision work in a win at Tennessee on Sunday. Lee pinned Tennessee's offense inside its own 20-yard line on three of his six punts. Quarterba...

    Blog | October 23, 2013
  4. League honors Tramaine Brock

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Players of the Week play. And that's why Tramaine Brock will continue to be a big part of the San Francisco 49ers' defense. The league honored Brock as the NFC Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in the 49ers...

    Blog | October 09, 2013
  5. League honors Anquan Boldin

    Bill Williamson

    Anquan Boldin's incredible first game as a San Francisco 49ers is complete. He was named the NFC offensive player of the week for his role in the 49ers' 34-28 win over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Boldin caught 13 passes for 208 yards. Near...

    Blog | September 11, 2013
  6. Manning ties Brady on honor list

    Bill Williamson

    Peyton Manning and Tom Brady are connected again. Manning won his 23rd AFC player of the week award Sunday for his efforts in a 38-3 win over the Chiefs that clinched the No.1 seed throughout the playoffs for Denver. He is now tied with Brady for ...

    Blog | January 02, 2013
  7. Moreno, Janikowski honored

    Bill Williamson

    Two AFC West teams won in Week 15 and a player from each team was honored for their efforts. Denver running back Knowshon Moreno was named the AFC offensive player of the week for his performance Sunday in the Broncos' big win at Baltimore. Oaklan...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  8. AFC West Stock Watch

    Bill Williamson

    Falling Brady Quinn, Kansas City, quarterback: In Week 13, Quinn was the AFC offensive player of the week for engineering a win over Carolina. There were faint hopes that Quinn could be in the starting mix next season, but he took a step back in a...

    Blog | December 12, 2012
  9. NFL honors Broncos LB Von Miller

    Bill Williamson

    Von Miller is on a roll and the NFL is noticing. The Denver second-year linebacker was named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week. Miller dominated in a 30-23 win over San Diego on Sunday. He had three sacks and he forced two fumbles in the gam...

    Blog | November 21, 2012
  10. NFL honors Trindon Holliday

    Bill Williamson

    Trindon Holliday didn't wait long to make an impact in Denver. Holliday was named the AFC special teams player of the week after he set a team record with a 105-yard kickoff return in Denver's 31-23 win Sunday over Cincinnati. It was Holliday's th...

    Blog | November 07, 2012
  11. NFL honors Wesley Woodyard

    Bill Williamson

    Wesley Woodyard led the Denver Broncos' defensive attack as it shut down Drew Brees on Sunday night and the linebacker has been rewarded for it. The NFL has named Woodyard the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for his efforts in a 34-14 Denver win ...

    Blog | October 31, 2012
  12. Honors flow in for Peyton Manning

    Bill Williamson

    When you engineer a colossal comeback, you tend to get noticed. Thus, it is no surprise that the accolades are flowing in for Peyton Manning. The Broncos announced that the NFL has named Manning the AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his perf...

    Blog | October 17, 2012
  13. NFL honors Tracy Porter

    Bill Williamson

    Could Tracy Porter's Denver Broncos debut have gone any better? Three days after he sealed a win over Pittsburgh, the cornerback was named the AFC defensive player of the week. Porter clinched a 31-19 win over the Steelers on Sunday night with a 4...

    Blog | September 12, 2012
  14. Seymour swats his way to honor

    Bill Williamson

    The Oakland Raiders announced Pro Bowl defensive lineman Richard Seymour has been honored as the AFC special teams player of the week. That's what happens when a player keeps his team in the playoff hunt. Seymour blocked two 49-yard field goal att...

    Blog | December 27, 2011
  15. Succop, Barnes win weekly awards

    Bill Williamson

    Kansas City kicker Ryan Succop and San Diego pass-rusher Antwan Barnes were honored by the NFL. Succop was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for saving the day against the previously perfect Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Barnes was nam...

    Blog | December 21, 2011
  16. NFL honors Matt Prater

    Bill Williamson

    Straight from the not-a-shocker-category, Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater was named the AFC special teams player of the week for his efforts in the Broncos' 13-10 overtime win over the Chicago Bears. Prater nailed a 59-yard field goal with three...

    Blog | December 13, 2011