D.J. Swearinger (Image Credit: Jeff Blake-US PRESSWIRE)
Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Gamecock defensive back D.J. Swearinger receives top honors for the win over Arkansas.
Swearinger has been named "Defensive Player of the Week" by the Walter Camp Football Foundation
The Greenwood native achieved a career-best 13 tackles against the Arkansas Razorbacks. Swearinger also had an interception he returned 69 yards for a touchdown.
Swearinger shares the spotlight with Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, who received the foundation's "Offensive Player of the Week" after defeating top-ranked Alabama.