The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

November 20, 2012

Stephens-Howling up for player-of-the-week honors


For The Tribune-Democrat

— Johnstown's LaRod Stephens-Howling is up for an NFL player-of-the-week award for his performance against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

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The diminuitive running back, who starred at Greater Johnstown High School before playing at Pitt, ran for 127 yards and a touchdown on Sunday. He has been nominated for the FedEx Ground player of the week.

Stephens-Howling is a finalist for the award along with the Cincinatti Bengals' BenJarvus Green-Ellis and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Doug Martin.

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