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Bama's Richardson named SEC Player of the Week

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Alabama tailback Trent Richardson, South Carolina defensive end Melvin Ingram and LSU punter Brad Wing are Southeastern Conference players of the week.

Richardson ran for 126 yards and caught a 61-yard touchdown touchdown pass in a win over Arkansas to claim offensive honors.

Defensively, Ingram fell on a fumble in the end zone for his third touchdown of the season in a win over Vanderbilt. He also had two sacks.

Wing averaged 48.7 yards punting and buried West Virginia all six times inside the 11-yard line for the top special teams performance.

Alabama tackle Barrett Jones is SEC offensive lineman of the week while defensive line honors went to Florida tackle Jaye Howard.

Georgia tailback Isaiah Crowell is freshman of the week. 

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