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            === Garcia, Kizer & Quiroga grab weekly AFL honors ===
 
 Courtesy of Arena Football League
 
 Tulsa, OK (Sports Network) - Jacksonville QB Aaron Garcia, Orlando DB Rayshaun
 Kizer and Orlando WR/LB Robert Quiroga have been named Russell Athletic
 Offensive Player of the Week, Riddell Defensive Player of the Week and JLS
 Ironman of the Week, respectively, for Week 3 of the 2011 AFL season. In
 addition to these three awards, the AFL is also awarding the best catch of the
 week, the playmaker of the week and the highlight of the week. The Cutters
 Catch of the Week award winner for Week 3 is DB Marquis Floyd of the Arizona
 Rattlers, while the Nifty Playmaker of the Week is Iowa DB Cameron McGlenn.
 The Spalding Highlight of the Week award winner is Iowa QB Brad Banks.
 
 RUSSELL ATHLETIC OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
 
 Garcia (6-1, 195, Sacramento State) completed 89 percent of his passes in Week
 3, finishing 17-for-19 and passing for 308 yards and eight touchdowns in the
 Sharks 64-33 victory over New Orleans. The AFL's all-time passing yards leader
 has now thrown for more than 26 miles in his 17-year career.
 
 RIDDELL DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
 
 Kizer (5-10, 190, Walsh) led the Predators with 10 tackles, three
 interceptions, two pass breakups and a forced fumble in Orlando's 68-53 win
 over Utah. He leads the league in interceptions with four on the season.
 
 JLS IRONMAN OF THE WEEK
 
 Quiroga (6-2, 210, Baylor) caught eight balls for 103 yards and 3 touchdowns
 in the Predators 63-53 victory over the Blaze. He made his presence felt on
 the defensive side of the ball as well, coming up with 3.5 tackles on the
 night. He also returned two kicks for 15 yards in the game.
 
 CUTTERS CATCH OF THE WEEK
 
 Floyd (6-0, 195, West Georgia) made a leaping, one-handed interception of a
 Bobby Reid pass on the sideline in the second quarter of the Rattlers' 69-20
 victory over Tulsa in Week 2. Floyd finished the game with a team-high 6.5
 tackles and 2 interceptions.
 
 NIFTY PLAYMAKER OF THE GAME
 
 McGlenn (6-0, 185, Elon University) intercepted Spokane QB Kyle Rowley with 14
 seconds to play to preserve the Barnstormers 43-42 victory over the Shock. The
 interception was McGlenn's second on the night.
 
 SPALDING HIGHLIGHT OF THE GAME
 
 Banks (6-0, 212, Iowa) took a quarterback sneak 22 yards to the end zone in
 the first quarter of Iowa's 43-42 win over Spokane. Banks came away with 44
 yards and two touchdowns on the ground to go along with his 244 yards and 5
 scores through the air in the game.
 
 Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week candidates included: Arizona's
 Trandon Harvey, Chicago's Russ Michna, Cleveland's Kurt Rocco, Iowa's Brad
 Banks and Orlando's Nick Hill.
 
 Riddell Defensive Player of the Week candidates included: Iowa's Cameron
 McGlenn, Jacksonville's LaRoche Jackson, Milwaukee's Dayon Benson and San
 Jose's Gabe Nyenhuis.
 
 JLS Ironman of the Week candidates included: Chicago's Jason Simpson,
 Jacksonville's Sale Key and Tampa Bay's Michael Lindsey.
 
 
 
 03/29 15:35:16 ET

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