Jones: NFC Player of the Week

Joe Zenzola
October 09, 2019 - 3:40 pm

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers running back Aaron Jones was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week following his Week 5, four-touchdown performance against the Cowboys.

With the performance, Jones leads the NFL with eight rushing touchdowns headed into Week 6. He has 302 rushing yards on 78 carries -- a 3.9 yards-per-carry average, well below the 5.5 ypc he averaged in his first two NFL seasons. Jones also has 19 catches for 150 yards through the first five weeks of the season.