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)

In one of the highest scoring games in IFL history, the Arizona Rattlers narrowly escaped the Cedar Rapids Titans 84-83 in Week 10. Rattlers RB Darrell Monroe had a game for the ages as he set multiple IFL records in the Rattlers victory. Monroe (6'2, Arizona Western College) rushed for an astounding 11 touchdowns, obliterating the previous IFL record of seven rushing touchdowns. In addition, Monroe's final touchdown of the night gave the Rattlers the lead with just two seconds remaining on the clock. Not only was Monroe a threat near the goal-line, he also rushed for 140 yards on 29 attempts. The Rattlers RB also led the team in receiving adding seven receptions for 65 yards. In total, Monroe finished his night with 205 all-purpose yards. Monroe and the Rattlers face a rematch with the Titans in Week 11.