Patriots Blount named AFC Offensive Player of Week

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Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has been named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for week 17 of the NFL season.  Blount ran for 189 yards and 2 TD's in the Pats 34-20 win over Buffalo.  Blount racked up 334 total yards from scrimmage, including two long kickoff returns of 83 and 62 yards.

New England has a first round bye in the AFC Playoffs and will face Cincinnati, Indianapolis or Kansas City in the Divisional Round on Saturday, January 11th at 8:15pm in Foxboro.