Southern defensive back Danny Johnson has been named the SWAC Specialist of the Week.
The senior from East Feliciana returned a punt 68 yards for a touchdown in the Jaguars 31-14 victory against Fort Valley State.
Southern (2-2, 0-1) hosts Alabama A&M (2-3, 2-0) in a big SWAC matchup Saturday at 6 p.m. in A.W. Mumford Stadium.
Other Weekly awards:
SWAC Offensive Player of the Week: Devante Kincade, QB Grambling State
SWAC Defensive Player of the Week: Isiah Thomas, DB Alcorn State
SWAC Newcomer of the Week: Lavell McCullers, QB Prairie View A&M
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