Tom Brady gets November award

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was named AFC Offensive Player of the Month, the team announced Thursday. Brady led the Patriots to a 3-1 record and a significant lead in the AFC East in that span.

Brady threw for 1,267 yards, 10 touchdowns and two interceptions in November. He remains a top candidate for the NFL MVP award.

New England (8-3) will play the winless Indianapolis Colts (0-11) on Sunday.