Army Players of the Week
(AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)
(AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)
Posted Oct 4, 2011

The Army Black Knights defeated Tulane, 45-6, on Saturday. Each week honors an offensive, defensive, and unsung hero of the game. Look inside to see who gets the honors this week.

OFFENSE: Raymond Maples

Maples, a sophomore slotback from Philadelphia, Pa., had 15 carries for 146 yards. Maples scored on a 23-yard run in the third quarter to make the score Army 38, Tulane 6. Maples also had a long run of 39 yards during the contest.

DEFENSE: Josh Jackson

Jackson, a junior defensive back from Lawrenceville, Ga., had three solo tackles during the game. In the second quarter Jackson intercepted a Ryan Griffin pass at the Tulane 49 and returned the ball to the Green Wave 13 which set up Army's second score of the game.


Linkul, a freshman linebacker from St. Louis, Mo., had two sacks during the game for 10 yards.

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