Chi Chi Ariguzo was tabbed Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week, that following his standout effort against Vanderbilt.
Ariguzo posted 10 tackles including three for a loss, helping Northwestern to a 23-13 win over the Commodores. The game was won thanks to a solid performance from the Wildcats' defense.
During week one, Ariguzo tallied seven tackles including 1.5 for a loss, plus added an interception and a fumble recovery for a touchdown.
Northwestern junior running back Venric Mark was also named to the Hornung Award Weekly Honor Roll -- recognizing the top versatile performance -- for the second straight week.
Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson was named the Big Ten's Offensive Player of the Week for week two.