The NFL announced on Wednesday Eagles running back Darren Sproles has been named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for the second time this season. He also won NFC Offensive Player of the Week for Week 2.
Sproles, 31, returned three punts for 85 yards and a touchdown on Monday night against the Carolina Panthers. Sproles ran the first punt of the night back 65 yards for a touchdown, the fifth of his career and the second of the season. On the year he has returned 23 punts for 392 yards and two touchdowns.
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