Once again the Kansas City Chiefs have a player up for rookie of the week. WR Dexter McCluster won it in Week 1, TE Tony Moeaki won it in Week 3 and S Eric Berry was nominated in Week 7. Berry is nominated for the award for the second consecutive week.
Here's what NFL.com has to say about each of the candidates:
Kansas City Chiefs S Eric Berry: Berry registered 10 tackles and one interception to send the game into overtime in the Chiefs' 13-10 win over the Buffalo Bills.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB LeGarrette Blount: Gettis led the Panthers to a 23-20 win over the San Francisco 49ers with eight receptions for 125 yards and two touchdowns.
St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford: Bradford led the Rams to a 20-10 win over the Carolina Panthers, completing 25 of 32 passes for 191 yards and two touchdowns with no interceptions.
New England Patriots CB Devin McCourty: McCourty had four tackles and one interception which led to a touchdown drive in the Patriots' 28 - 18 win over the Minnesota Vikings.
Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh: Suh registered two sacks, four tackles, including two tackles for loss, and put an exclamation point on the victory with a 17-yard fumble return for a touchdown with 1:36 to play that gave the Lions a 37-25 win over the Redskins.