Linebacker Jyles Tucker of the San Diego Chargers is the GMC Defensive Player of the Week for games played on December 29-30.
Tucker was selected from among five finalists by voters on NFL.com. The other finalists were cornerback Ellis Hobbs of the New England Patriots, defensive end Antwan Odom of the Tennessee Titans, cornerback Antrel Rolle of the Arizona Cardinals and linebacker Brian Urlacher of the Chicago Bears.
On Friday, five players will be nominated for GMC Defensive Player of the Year honors. Fans can vote for the winner on NFL.com throughout the month of January.
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report