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49ers RB Christian McCaffrey earns 4th FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week nomination this season

Nov 27, 2023 at 10:15 AM--


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For the fourth time this season, San Francisco 49ers running back Christian McCaffrey has been nominated for the FedEx Ground Player of the Week. He previously won following Weeks 1, 2, and 4. The latest nomination comes after the 49ers' Week 12 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Thanksgiving.

McCaffrey ran for 114 yards on 19 carries (6.0 average) and two touchdowns and caught five passes for 25 yards in the victory.

Other nominees for this week's award are Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs, who rushed for 110 yards on 20 carries and one touchdown, and Los Angeles Rams running back Kyren Williams, who rushed for 143 yards on 16 carries.

FedEx gives fans the opportunity to recognize weekly top-performing quarterbacks and running backs in games played on Thursday through Sunday through the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week Awards. Voting is open until Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. PT at NFL.com/FedEx each week of the season. Fans can also vote on Twitter via the @NFL published polls and on the NFL Mobile App.

Through the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week Awards, FedEx will make a $2,000 donation in the names of the winning quarterback and running back ($4,000 total) to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).

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