By the numbers: Best in West

Here is a look at the division leaders in some key statistical categories after Week 11:

Passing yards

Player: Carson Palmer, Oakland

Yards: 3,035

Comment: The yards are piling up for the Raiders as Palmer is forced into passing situations because Oakland is often behind in games.

Rushing yards

Player: Jamaal Charles, Kansas City

Yards: 821

Comment: Charles is one of the few bright spots for the Chiefs.


Player: Demaryius Thomas, Denver

Yards: 933

Comment: Thomas is closing in on his first 1,000-yard season.


Player: Wesley Woodyard, Denver

Total: 88

Comment: Woodyard’s solid season continues.


Player: Von Miller, Denver

Sacks: 13

Comment: Miller has to be watched on every play. He takes over games.


Player: Eric Weddle, San Diego, Woodyard

Interceptions: 3

Comment: Both players had picks in Denver on Sunday.