AFL Press Release. Photo via:https://www.arenafootball.com/article/playersofwk-2
After dominating the line of scrimmage with three sacks and one forced fumble against the Columbus Destroyers on Saturday, May 4, Atlantic City Blackjacks’ DL, Monte Lewis, has earned AFL Defensive Player of the Week honors for Week Two. Lewis’ three sacks totaled for 26 yards-for-loss, which is 19 yards more than the second-most through two games this season. Lewis leads the League in sacks (3) through two weeks.
Albany Empire WR, Malachi Jones, has earned AFL Offensive Player of the Week honors after finishing with six catches, 119 yards and two touchdowns in their victory versus the Washington Valor on Saturday, May 4.
Jones ranks second-best in total receiving yard in the League (213), and is tied for fourth-most touchdowns (4). Jones averages for 106.5 yards per game, good for second-best in the League.
Offensive | WR Dezmon Epps (Washington Valor)
Defensive | DB James Romain (Philadelphia Soul)