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Green Nominated For FedEx Ground NFL Player Of The Week


Ahman Green is among the finalists for the FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week, the NFL announced Tuesday.

Green rushed for a career-high 176 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries in the Packers' 38-23 win over Chicago.

Running backs Stephen Davis of the Carolina Panthers, Troy Hambrick of the Dallas Cowboys and La Dainian Tomlinson of the San Diego Chargers join Green as finalists for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week honors.

Fans can vote for one player in each category on from Tuesday morning through noon on Thursday to determine the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week.

The FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week will be announced Thursday on and Friday in USA Today.

A closer look at the other FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week finalists:

Carolina's Stephen Davis rushed for 153 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries in the Panthers' 23-3 win over Atlanta. Davis has rushed for over 100 yards in all three games this season.

Dallas' Troy Hambrick rushed for 127 yards and a touchdown on 24 rushes in the Cowboys' 17-6 win over the New York Jets.

San Diego's LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for 187 yards and a touchdown on 28 carries in the Chargers' 34-31 loss to Oakland. Tomlinson also caught seven passes for 24 yards and completed a 21-yard pass for a touchdown.

FedEx, the premier global provider of transportation, e-commerce and supply-chain management services, is the Official Delivery Service Sponsor of the NFL, Super Bowl and Pro Bowl. Through the weekly FedEx Air and Ground Awards, FedEx recognizes those NFL players who represent the same speed, precision and teamwork that their customers have come to expect from the full range of FedEx air, ground, freight and international shipping services.

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