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New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara (41) runs against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saints won 30-10.

Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD

Rookie Saints running back Alvin Kamara is racking up awards this week. 

Kamara, who was named the FedEx Ground Player of the Week on Thursday, was named the Pepsi Rookie of the Week on Friday, adding to his total haul.

The rookie ripped off 68 yards on 10 carries, caught six passes for 84 yards and scored two touchdowns, lifting him to 311 rushing yards and 341 receiving yards for the season. 

Kamara's honor was his second Pepsi Rookie of the Week award. The rookie also won a Pepsi Rookie of the Week Award after his performance against the Dolphins. 

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