Arizona Cardinals star running back Beanie Wells is our U.S. Army All-American Bowl NFL Player of the Week. Wells, a 2006 U.S. Army All-American set many team and personal records with his 228 yard rushing performance against the St. Louis Rams this past Sunday.
Wells' 228 rushing yards set a franchise record for the Cardinals and is the second highest single-game total in the NFL this year. Only the Cowboys' Demarco Murray had a bigger game with 253 yards. With an average of 8.4 yards per carry, Wells set the franchise record for a player with 25 or more carries. On a personal note, his 849 yards and 8 touchdowns on the season are career highs for the young running back.
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