Here is a look at the division leaders in some key statistical categories after Week 3:
Player: Carson Palmer, Oakland
Comment: Palmer was efficient in Week 3 and the Raiders won. It’s no coincidence.
Player: Jamaal Charles, Kansas City
Comment: Charles is the NFL leader in this category after exploding in Week 3.
Player: Eric Decker, Denver
Comment: Decker is starting to build chemistry with Peyton Manning.
Player: Derrick Johnson, Kansas City
Comment: Making tackles is what Johnson does.
Player: Justin Houston, Kansas City
Comment: Houston hit three home runs in the Chiefs’ win over the Saints.
Player: Multiple players
Comment: It’s too early to tell in this category.