Today is day six of the 2011 SideLion Report Detroit Lions player of the year tournament‘s third round! Take a look at the bracket here.
Who will be the sixth player to make our Elite Eight? Polls remain open until midnight on the west coast.
(2 seed) Jason Hanson
First Round: bye
Second Round: def Ben Graham
Jason Hanson just completed his 20th NFL season and he still isn’t showing signs of slowing down. Hanson still has plenty of leg, as shown by converting five of seven field goal attempts from 50+ yards and his 2011 accuracy rate of 82.8% is a tick above his career average of 81.9%.
(3 seed) Brandon Pettigrew
First Round: Shaun Hill
Second Round: Don Muhlbach
Brandon Pettigrew set a new standard in 2011 by which all Detroit Lions will be measured. He set career highs with 83 receptions, 777 yards and 5 touchdowns while starting in all 16 games.
Who should advance to the fourth round of the 2011 SideLion Report Player of the Year Tournament?
- Brandon Pettigrew (53%, 9 Votes)
- Jason Hanson (47%, 8 Votes)
Total Voters: 17