Sunday, September 6, 2009
UCLA's Moore national defensive player of the week
By ESPN.com staff
Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller
UCLA's sophomore free safety Rahim Moore has been named National Defensive Player of the Week by the Walter Camp Football Foundation.
Moore grabbed three interceptions against San Diego State and tied the school record shared by Ron Carver, Craig Rutledge and Darryl Henley.
He also is one of four nominees for the AT&T All-America Player of the Week award, along with Notre Dame quarterback Jimmy Clausen, Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert and Baylor linebacker Joe Pawelek.
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