New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins has beeen named the NFC Defensive Player Of The Week. 

Malcom Jenkins #27 of the New Orleans Saints breaks up a pass intended for Joshua Cribbs #16 of the Cleveland Browns at the Louisiana Superdome on October 24, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

New Orleans Saints defensive back Malcolm, who's  strip and recovery of  Dallas Cowboys' receiver Roy Williams, has been named the NFC defensive player of the week.

With the Saints trailing, 27-23, with just more than 3:00 left, on Thanksgiving Day, Jenkins ran down Williams at the Saints' 11-yard line at the end of a 47-yard catch. Jenkins forced and recovered the fumble, which allowed the Saints to drive 89 yards for the go-ahead touchdown, and the eventual 30-27 win.