Saskatchewan Roughrider quarterback Darian Durant has been named the CFL’s Gibson’s Finest Offensive Player of the Week.
Durant had an impressive start to the 2012 season in the Riders 43-16 victory over the Tiger Cats on Friday in Hamilton. On the night, Durant completed 25 of 34 passes for 390 yards and four touchdowns. He also ran the ball five times for 33 yards.
This is the second time in his career Durant has been named CFL Offensive Player of the Week to open the regular season.
Other award winners were Edmonton LB JC Sherritt (defence), Edmonton kicker Grant Shaw (special teams) and Calgary running back Jon Cornish (Canadian).