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Bobby Rainey named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week

Oct 11, 2015; Tampa, FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Demetrius McCray (35)is stiff armed by Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Bobby Rainey (43) during the second quarter of an NFL football game at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

Oct 11, 2015; Tampa, FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Demetrius McCray (35)is stiff armed by Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Bobby Rainey (43) during the second quarter of an NFL football game at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

Bobby Rainey is getting some much-deserved praise for his strong play in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' victory on Sunday over the Jacksonville Jaguars.

While Doug Martin ran wild and Jameis Winston didn't turn the ball over a single time, Rainey had two big returns that helped set his team up beautifully. Now, as Kevin Patra of NFL.com reports, Rainey has been named the NFC Special teams Player of the Week.

The team's official Instagram gave some love to Rainey for his impressive week.

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#Boom 3 punt returns 28.3 yards per return Long of 58 yards Bobby Rainey is your NFC Special Teams Player of the Week!

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The recognition for Rainey was great to see, and here's to hoping he can keep excelling as the top return man in Tampa.

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