(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - Colts kick returner TJ Rushing has been named AFC special teams player of the week.
The second-year cornerback tied a franchise record by returning a punt 90 yards for a touchdown in last weekend's win over the Raiders. The return was the first touchdown of Rushing's career.
Receiver Anthony Gonzalez is one of the nominees for the NFL rookie of the week award. Gonzalez caught seven passes for 86 yards including the game-winning 20-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against Oakland.
Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to firstname.lastname@example.org