There were many incredible performances in football this week. Here are some from each position.
QB: Drew Brees of the Saints threw for 5 TD’s and 332 yards. Andy Dalton also threw for 5 TD’s and 325 yards in the Bengals 40 point blowout of the Jets. Peyton Manning threw for 354 yards and 4 TD’s with 3 picks in their win. Matthew Stafford threw for 488 yards and 1 TD and a rush TD.
WR: Calvin Johnson of the Lions was super human vs the Cowboys receiving for 329 yards which was 7 yards short of the record. Kinda reminds me of AP last year when he was so close of the record. Johnson also had a TD. Rookie Kenny Stills had a great day with 3 receptions for 129 yards and 2 TD’s. Marvin Jones had 8 receptions for 4 TD’s, a Bengals record. He also had 122 yards. Jordy Nelson was Aaron Rodgers primary target with 7 receptions for 123 yards and 2 TD’s.
RB: Reggie Bush of the Lions rushed for 92 yards and a TD. Alfred Morris of the Redskins rushed for 93 and a TD. Rookie Eddie Lacy of the Packers has brought a run game to Green Bay rushing for 94 yards and a TD. Andre Ellington of the Cards ran for a astonishing 154 yards and a TD.
K: Mason Crosby kicked 4 FG’s and 5 extra points in a Packers win and Josh Brown kicked 5 FG’s in the Giants 2nd win.
Here are some records from only 1 play! Also these were on the 1st play of the game. Rookie Cordarelle Patterson of the Vikings had a record 109 yard kickoff return on the opening kickoff vs the Packers. Lastly QB Terrelle Pryor had a 93 yard run which was an NFL record for a QB.
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