By the numbers: Best in the West

Here is a look at the division leaders in some key statistical categories after Week 15:

Passing yards

Player: Philip Rivers, San Diego

Yards: 4,015

Comment: Rivers is the third quarterback in history to register four straight 4,000-yard seasons.

Rushing yards

Player: Ryan Mathews, San Diego

Yards: 1,033

Comment: We very well may see Mathews in the Pro Bowl.


Player: Vincent Jackson, San Diego

Yards: 1,036

Comment: Jackson is quietly having a productive season.


Player: Derrick Johnson, Kansas City

Total: 119

Comment: Johnson is having a dominant season


Player: Tamba Hali, Kansas City

Sacks: 12

Comment: Hali was a monster against Green Bay.


Player: Eric Weddle, San Diego

Interceptions: 7

Comment: Weddle is in a three-way tie for first place in the NFL in this category.