Here is a look at the division leaders in some key statistical categories after Week 8:
Player: Peyton Manning, Denver
Comment: Manning’s season is becoming more amazing by the week.
Player: Jamaal Charles, Kansas City
Comment: Charles became a forgotten man in Week 8 against Oakland.
Player: Demaryius Thomas, Denver
Comment: Thomas is starting to show consistency.
Player: Wesley Woodyard, Denver
Comment: Woodyard had a stunning game against New Orleans.
Comment: Neither player got to the quarterback in Week 8.
Player: Several are tied.
Comment: This logjam will eventually sort itself out.