Florida's Matt Elam earns national honor
Florida junior DB Matt Elam has earned the Chuck Bednarik Player of the Week award.
Elam had six tackles, including two for loss, and an interception returned for 47 yards in Saturday's 14-7 win over Missouri.
This season, Elam has 47 tackles, including six for loss, one sack, three interceptions and a fumble recovery. He is one of 16 semifinalists for the Bednarik Award, which honors the nation’s most outstanding defensive collegiate player.