Rice Named AFC Offensive Player of the Week


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Baltimore Ravens Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for second time in five weeks.

Rice led all running backs last week with 191 rushing yards in the Ravens’ 24-16 victory at Cincinnati. He scored two touchdowns on runs of 70 and 51 yards to set the team single-season record with 15 touchdowns this year.

For the season, Rice set career-highs in rushing yards (1,364) and receiving yards (704), and his 2,068 yards from scrimmage were the most by any player in the league.