Wednesday, December 9, 2009
By the numbers: Best in the West
By Bill Williamson
Here are the AFC West leaders in some key statistical categories after Week 13:
- Player: Philip Rivers, San Diego
- Yards: 3,311
- What does it mean: Rivers is sixth in the NFL in this category.
- Player: Knowshon Moreno, Denver
- Yards: 774
- What does it mean: Moreno is hitting his stride.
- Player: Antonio Gates, San Diego
- Yards: 994
- What does it mean: This may be Gates’ best season yet.
- Player: Kirk Morrison, Oakland
- Tackles: 96
- What does it mean: Morrison is an emotional leader for Oakland.
- Player: Elvis Dumervil, Denver
- Sacks: 15
- What does it mean: Dumervil is leading the league in this category.
- Player: Andre' Goodman, Denver
- Interceptions: 4
- What does it mean: Finally, a tie has been broken in this category.