QB Eli Manning, New York Giants
''Easy E" is mastering the offense. In last Sunday's loss at Seattle, he passed for 344 yards and 2 touchdowns.
QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, St. Louis
The rookie quarterback from Harvard came off the bench to engineer a comeback from 21 points down as the Rams defeated the Texans, 33-27, in overtime. Fitzpatrick went 19 for 30 for 310 yards with 3 TDs. He is only the fifth rookie to pass for 300 yards in his debut.
QB Aaron Brooks, New Orleans
Over the past two weeks, he has been a bright light in a dim season. He has averaged 262 yards passing and is 44 for 73 with 5 TDs.
RB Larry Johnson, Kansas City
He has averaged 189 total yards in the last three games, with 3 TDs. He faces a tough task Sunday against the Broncos, the league's top rushing defense.
QB Brooks Bollinger, New York Jets
The team's third-stringer has struggled the past three games, averaging 125 yards passing with 1 touchdown and 4 interceptions.
RB Stephen Davis, Carolina
After posting a 27-carry, 81-yard performance Nov. 13 against the Jets, Davis has only 11 carries for 31 yards the last two weeks.
WR Ashley Lelie, Denver
The speedy wideout was shut out against the Cowboys last Sunday and has just seven receptions the last three games.
QB Kyle Orton, Chicago
The Bears have won seven in a row, but he has averaged only 112.3 yards passing with 2 touchdowns and 3 interceptions the last three games.