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Running back, Tennessee TitansJohnson appears to be peaking at the perfect time for the Titans. A week after rushing for a season-high 190 yards, Johnson gained 153 yards on 23 carries and scored a pair of touchdowns in Tennessee's 23-17 victory at Buffalo. It was his third 100-yard rushing game in four outings.
Running back, Baltimore RavensStruggling ground game? Not anymore. The Ravens, who entered Week 13 with the No. 27-ranked running offense, got a big boost from Rice in rainy Cleveland. Rice rushed for a career-high 204 yards and a TD to power Baltimore to a 24-10 victory.
Quarterback, Carolina PanthersIs Newton a lock for Rookie of the Year? Not quite, but he's getting close. Newton ran for three more touchdowns to set the NFL single-season record for rushing TDs by a quarterback, leading the Panthers to a 38-19 rout of the Buccaneers. The 2010 Heisman Trophy winner scored the 11th, 12th and 13th TDs of his career on a trio of 1-yard runs. He also had a 27-yard reception to set up Jonathan Stewart's first-quarter TD and threw a 19-yard TD pass to Legedu Naanee.
Quarterback, Green Bay PackersRodgers passed for 369 yards and engineered a last-minute drive to keep the Packers unbeaten. Rodgers hit three passes of more than 18 yards in the final 58 seconds as the Super Bowl champions got a 30-yard field goal by Mason Crosby and beat the Giants 38-35. Rodgers completed 28 of 46 passes, including four TDs.
Tight end, New England PatriotsGronkowski continues to be a touchdown machine for the Patriots. The second-year tight end caught his 12th and 13th touchdown passes of the season, tying the NFL single-season record by a tight end (Antonio Gates in 2004 and Vernon Davis in 2009), in New England's 31-24 victory over the winless Colts. Gronkowski also had a rushing TD on a lateral, which was originally ruled a catch.
Quarterback, New Orleans SaintsBrees passed for 342 yards and three touchdowns, leading the Saints to a 31-17 victory over Detroit. Brees' performance gave him 4,031 yards on the season, making him the first quarterback in NFL history to eclipse the 4,000-yard mark in the first 12 games of a season.
Linebacker, Pittsburgh SteelersBanged up for most of the season, Harrison had a stellar performance in the Steelers' 35-7 drubbing of Cincinnati. Harrison had three sacks, three quarterback hits and six tackles.
Wide receiver, Minnesota VikingsThe Vikings lost a shootout to Tim Tebow and the Broncos, but Harvin was spectacular in defeat. Harvin, who missed practice Friday because of an illness, turned two short passes into long touchdown plays (52 yards and 48 yards) in the second half. He finished with 156 receiving yards and eight catches in Minnesota's 35-32 loss.
Quarterback, Chicago BearsIf his first two starts are any indication, Hanie is ill-equipped to handle the Bears' quarterbacking duties in Jay Cutler's absence. Hanie struggled mightily against the Chiefs, completing 11 of 24 passes for 133 yards and three interceptions. He was also sacked seven times.
Defensive tackle, Oakland RaidersSeymour has been a great player, but his temper once again got the best of him Sunday. Seymour was ejected for throwing a punch at a Miami offensive lineman. It was the third time in three years with Oakland that Seymour has been ejected from a game. He will likely face a stiff fine, if not a short suspension.