Fitzpatrick named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week

By WVUA 23 Web Writer Lane Griffith

Alabama junior defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick was named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week.

Fitzpatrick was honored for his performance in Alabama’s 27-19 win at Texas A&M. He accounted for five tackles, including three tackles for loss, one forced fumble, a pass breakup and a fourth quarter interception on the goal line.

He also recovered a late Texas A&M onside kick attempt to seal the win.

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