Silverbacks QB named player of the week

London's last game was a 45-0 hammering of division rival Genesee County Patriots and the man under centre was WR Bruce Jones, who with his outstanding performance received player of the week by Minor League Football News an organisation that tracks minor league football across Canada and the U.S. Bruce went 10-19 for 198 yards and 4 touchdowns with 0 interceptions and adding 18 yards on the ground.

While this was not Jones' first game at QB for the Silverbacks, seeing limited duty in a couple previous games, this was his first since the signing of highly decorated Steve Panella.Yet Panella was in the U.S receiving an award of his own after being named International Player of the Year in the Arena League.

Life will return to normal this Saturday with Panella back at the controls and Jones returning to wr as the team hosts the Michigan Admirals at TD Waterhouse stadium in a battle to maintain their position going in to the playoffs.