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Butler joins practice award winners

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Second-year cornerback Darius Butler and rookie receiver Taylor Price earned their first "practice player of the week" honors.

Practice squad cornerback Tony Carter was the other practice player of the week, earning the black jersey for the second time this year.

The Patriots present their practice player of the week honors to the players that coaches feel best prepared for the team in the days leading up to a victory.

A look at this year's winners:

Game 1 (Bengals)

CB Tony Carter

S Patrick Chung

OLB Shawn Crable

C/G Rich Ohrnberger

G Stephen Neal

C/G Ryan Wendell

Game 3 (Bills)

S Sergio Brown

ILB Dane Fletcher

TE Aaron Hernandez

QB Brian Hoyer

S Jarrad Page

Game 4 (Dolphins)

OLB Shawn Crable

ILB Tyrone McKenzie

ILN Dane Fletcher

WR Julian Edelman

C/G Rich Ohrnberger

Game 5 (Ravens)

WR Matthew Slater

ILB Dane Fletcher

C/G Ryan Wendell

NT Kyle Love

OLB Shawn Crable

WR Darnell Jenkins

TE Carson Butler

Game 6 (Chargers)

CB Darius Butler

CB Tony Carter

WR Taylor Price