Just five weeks into the NFL season and we are seeing some amazing numbers being put up by quarterbacks and pass catchers. And it’s more than just Peyton Manning and those explosive Denver Broncos.

And contrary to popular belief, we are seeing some impressive defensive performances as well.

There were fewer teams and players to choose from this week thanks to four teams being on their scheduled vacations. But there were plenty of standout games by the best of the best.

And speaking of “the best…"

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