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By the numbers: Best in the West

11/16/2011

Here is a look at the division leaders in some key statistical categories after Week 10:

Passing yards

Player: Philip Rivers, San Diego

Yards: 2,743

Comment: Despite his struggles, Rivers is fifth in the NFL in this category.

Rushing yards

Player: Willis McGahee

Yards: 640

Comment: McGahee was hampered by a hamstring injury Sunday.

Receptions

Player: Dwayne Bowe, Kansas City

Yards: 663

Comment: Bowe could be affected by Matt Cassel's injury.

Tackles

Player: Derrick Johnson, Kansas City

Total: 71

Comment: He overtook the lead from Oakland safety Tyvon Branch this week.

Sacks

Player: Von Miller, Denver

Sacks: 8

Comment: Miller is starting to dominate.

Interceptions

Player: Eric Weddle, San Diego

Interceptions: 5

Comment: He is tied for the NFL lead in this category.