GREEN BAY – Packers running back Aaron Jones has been nominated for the FedEx Ground Player of the Week award for Week 2.
Jones rushed for 132 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries during the Packers' 27-10 win over the Chicago Bears Sunday. It was the third time Jones has surpassed 130 rushing yards on 15 or fewer carries, the most by a Packers since 1950.
Jones' 15-yard touchdown run in the second quarter was his sixth rushing TD against the Bears, his most against a single opponent.
The other Ground Player nominees are Baltimore quarterback Lamar Jackson (nine carries for 119 yards and a TD) and Cleveland running back Nick Chubb (17 carries for 87 yards and three TDs).