Sanchez named Player of Week

By Marc A. Greenberg

New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez has  been honored as the AFC offensive player of the week.

Sanchez receives the offensive player of the week award after completing 22 of 38 passes for 315 yards, 3 TDs and 1 INT in the Jets last minute comeback over the Houston Texans.

Sanchez led a last minute drive, connecting on a perfect 42 yard pass to Braylon Edwards down the sideline before hitting Santonio Holmes in the end zone for a six-yard TD pass with 10 seconds remaining for a 30-27 victory.