October 12, 2006 20:33 ET

Three Alouettes Named CFL Players of the Week: Davis Sanchez, Anwar Stewart and Eric Lapointe honoured

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 12, 2006) - Three Alouettes earned CFL Player of the Week honours today.

Davis Sanchez was selected the best defensive player, Anwar Stewart was named top lineman and Eric Lapointe was chosen the best on special teams.

In the Alouettes' 35-8 win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders, Sanchez scored a touchdown on a 43-yard interception return and had a pair of tackles, Stewart made two quarterbacks sacks, one tackle and knocked a pass down and Lapointe made an outstanding four special team tackles.

Duane Butler on defence and Chip Cox on special teams both received honourable mentions.

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