Packers RB Aaron Jones nominated for FedEx Ground Player of the Week

RB Aaron Jones
RB Aaron Jones

GREEN BAY – Packers RB Aaron Jones has been nominated for the FedEx Ground Player of the Week award for Week 2.

Fans can vote for Jones at NFL.com/FedEx or on the NFL Twitter page. Voting concludes at 2 p.m. CT on Thursday.

Jones had 23 carries for 116 yards and a touchdown in the Packers’ 21-16 victory over the Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field. It was the fourth 100-yard rushing game of Jones’ three-year career.

One of the other nominees for Week 2 came from the same game, as Vikings RB Dalvin Cook had 154 yards on 20 attempts, including a 75-yard touchdown run. The third nominee is Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott, who rushed 23 times for 111 yards and a TD in a 31-21 victory for Dallas over Washington.

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