Crable making his mark in practice

Each week after victories, the Patriots recognize players they feel best prepared the team in the days leading up to the game with "Practice Player of the Week" honors.

Third-year outside linebacker Shawn Crable has earned the honor twice.

Crable is one of three players to be recognized twice, joining second-year center/guard Rich Ohrnberger and rookie inside linebacker Dane Fletcher.

The rundown:

Week 1

CB Tony Carter

S Patrick Chung

OLB Shawn Crable

C/G Rich Ohrnberger

G Stephen Neal

C/G Ryan Wendell

Week 3

S Sergio Brown

ILB Dane Fletcher

TE Aaron Hernandez

QB Brian Hoyer

S Jarrad Page

Week 4

OLB Shawn Crable

ILB Tyrone McKenzie

ILN Dane Fletcher

WR Julian Edelman

C/G Rich Ohrnberger