Darrell Monroe, Arizona Rattlers, Offensive Player of the Week

Darrell Monroe, Arizona Rattlers, Offensive Player of the Week

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Darrell Monroe (RB,Arizona Rattlers)

The Arizona Rattlers weathered the Sioux Falls Storm 48-40 in Week 8 and now move to an IFL-best 5-1 record. After placing second in the IFL in rushing last season, Rattlers RB Darrell Monroe had a slow start to the 2018 season, until now. The punishing 6'2, 220 pound running back exploded for 126 yards and four rushing touchdowns against the Storm. In doing so, Monroe became the first player to rush for more than 100 yards in a game this season and his four rushing touchdowns are also the most in the IFL this season. Monroe also added three receptions for 39 yards and finished the game with 165 all-purpose yards. The Arizona Rattlers host the Green Bay Blizzard in Week 9.