Atlantic Coast Conference announces ACC Football Players of the Week

Clemson sophomore quarterback Tajh Boyd, freshman wide receiver Sammy Watkins, and Georgia Tech’s Omoregie Uzzi all repeated as award winners and headline a list of eight players named as the ACC Football Players of the Week by the Atlantic Coast Conference on Monday. Boyd, the Offensive Back of the Week, and Watkins, the Receiver of the Week, led the Tigers to their second straight win over a ranked team. Uzzi, the Offensive Lineman of the Week, helped the Jacket offense accumulate 312 rushing yards in the conference opener against North Carolina. Both Clemson and Georgia Tech improved to 4-0 this season with the wins.