By the numbers: Best in West

Here is a look at the division leaders in some key statistical categories after Week 12:

Passing yards

Player: Peyton Manning, Denver

Yards: 3,260

Comment: Yet another 3,000-yard passing season for Manning.

Rushing yards

Player: Jamaal Charles, Kansas City

Yards: 928

Comment: Charles’ health is a bright spot in a bad season in Kansas City.


Player: Demaryius Thomas, Denver

Yards: 1,015

Comment: The Manning-Thomas pairing is working.


Player: Wesley Woodyard, Denver

Total: 97

Comment: Woodyard’s Pro Bowl chances continue to increase.


Player: Von Miller, Denver

Sacks: 14

Comment: Miller keeps up racking up the sacks.


Player: Brandon Flowers, Kansas City, Eric Weddle, San Diego, Woodyard

Interceptions: 3

Comment: And the logjam continues.