JAMARCA SANFORD, S, Saints Ex-Viking picked off Matt Ryan in the final minute to put New Orleans in position for a winning field goal.

CHUCK PAGANO, coach, Colts He still might get fired, but he found a way to win an NFL game playing two QBs just signed off the street.

WALTER THURMOND, CB, Eagles His apparent pick-six was ruled to be an 83-yard fumble return, but either way it was a go-ahead TD.


RYAN FITZGERALD, QB, Jets Had a great year, but he picked a bad time to throw three picks: the fourth quarter of a must-win game.

LANCE KENDRICKS, TE, Rams Didn't block Dontae Johnson on Greg Zuerlein's 48-yard field-goal try in OT; Johnson blocked the kick.

LUKE JOECKEL, LT, Jaguars The No. 2 overall pick in 2013 was torched for four sacks, two each by J.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus.

Season leaders


Adrian Peterson, Min late

Doug Martin, TB 1,402

Todd Gurley, StL 1,106

Darren McFadden, Dal 1,089


Drew Brees, NO 4,870

Philip Rivers, SD 4,792

Tom Brady, NE 4,770

Carson Palmer, Ari 4,671


Julio Jones, Atl 1,871

Antonio Brown, Pit 1,834

DeAndre Hopkins, Hou 1,521

Brandon Marshall, NYJ 1,502