Atlantic Coast Conference announces ACC Football Players of the Week

Clemson freshman wide receiver Sammy Watkins and Miami linebacker Sean Spence headline a list of seven players named as the ACC Football Players of the Week, announced by the Atlantic Coast Conference on Monday. Watkins was named the Rookie and the Receiver of the Week for his play in the 56-45 win at Maryland, the second time this season he has picked up dual honors in the same week. It is the seventh award overall – four rookie and three receiver – for the true freshman from Fort Myers, Fla. Miami’s Sean Spence was named the Linebacker of the Week for the second straight week for his performance in the Hurricanes’ 30-24 win at North Carolina.