Packers CB Charles Woodson is a finalist for the GMC Defensive Player of the Week honors, the NFL announced Tuesday.
Woodson made four tackles (three solo) and one interception in addition to the game-winning, 57-yard fumble return for a touchdown in the Packers' 17-14 victory over the Washington Redskins.
Fans can vote for one of these five players on NFL.com beginning immediately following Monday Night Football and ending on Thursday at 4:00 pm EST to determine the GMC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK. The winner will be announced Thursday evening on NFL.com.
After the regular season, five players will be nominated for GMC Defensive Player of the Year honors. Fans can vote for the winner on NFL.com throughout the month of January.
A closer look at the finalists:
-Green Bay Packers CB CHARLES WOODSON made four tackles (three solo) and one interception in addition to the game-winning, 57-yard fumble return for a touchdown in the Packers' 17-14 victory over the Washington Redskins.
-Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB PHILLIP BUCHANON made eight solo tackles and one interception in the Buccaneers' 13 - 10 win over the Tennessee Titans. Buchanon intercepted Vince Young's throw at the Tampa Bay 5 keeping the Bucs ahead 3 - 0 going into the half.
-Carolina Panthers DE JULIUS PEPPERS picked up his first sack of the season in the Panthers' 25 - 10 win over the Arizona Cardinals. Peppers finished with seven tackles (six solo), 1.5 sacks and two forced fumbles.