NEW ORLEANS – Saints running back Alvin Kamara has been selected as the Rookie of the Week for the seventh time this season, the team announced on Wednesday.
Kamara scored a 106-yard kickoff return during Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. His second touchdown of the game was a 7-yard run.
The running back had 283 all-purpose yards, with 44 rushing yards and 84 yards receiving.
Kamara’s latest selection for the award marks the 11th time a Saints player was selected as Rookie of the Week during the 16-week regular season.
Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore has previously been selected as Rookie of the Week for a total of four times this season.
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