Eli Manning became the first Giants quarterback since YA Tittle 71 years ago to have 30 touchdown passes in a season.
217 of New England’s 348 yards at Buffalo came on the ground.
Rookie free agent Kyle Love started at NT for the Pats. He recorded a sack and two tackles.
The Browns’ only touchdown pass Sunday came from wideout Mohammad Massaquoi.
Michael Crabtree had six catches for 122 yards and a touchdown. It was just Crabtree’s second 100-yard game season and only the third time he’s gone over 60 yards this year.
After going four weeks without a sack, Rams DE James Hall has now reached the quarterback in back-to-back games. Hall had 1.5 sacks on Sunday.
After losing an NFL-record 26 consecutive road games, the Lions have now won back-to-back contests away from home. Detroit’s win left Miami with a 1-7 record at Sun Life Stadium.
Mike Thomas has evolved into Jacksonville’s No. 1 receiver. He was the team’s statistical leader once again with 96 yards on six catches. Also, emerging wideout Jason Hill added 77 yards on four receptions.
Hmmmm….maybe Carson Palmer CAN still play after all. Without having to worry about two diva receivers, Palmer spread the ball around against San Diego Sunday, completing 16/21 passes for 269 yards and four touchdowns. Jermaine Gresham, Andre Caldwell and Jerome Simpson all had at least four catches and 55-plus yards receiving.
Jacob Tamme caught seven passes, giving him 60 on the season.
The Bucs outgained the Seahawks 439 to 174.
Kellen Winslow had his best game of the season, catching seven passes for 98 yards and two touchdowns.