Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos: Manning will lead Denver Broncos to its first AFC West title since 2007.
Manning, who has been a four-time Pro Bowler, leads the NFL in passing yards (3,611) and yards per attempt (6.9) and leads the league in touchdowns (23) and passing yards per game (5.1).
The Broncos will host the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.
The Denver Broncos won their first division title since the 2007 season.
(Getty Images) Manning is one of only two quarterbacks in NFL history to win the MVP award twice, the first in 2003 and the second in 2009.
He also is the only quarterback in NFL lore to be named MVP three times, winning in 1999, 2002 and 2008.
Manfield, a former NFL quarterback, was an all-time leader in passing touchdowns (5,056), passing yards allowed (2,957), passing touchdowns per game allowed (5) and passer rating (106.1) among active players.
He is tied for the NFL lead in passing yardage with Peyton Manning and is one pass away from becoming the second quarterback to reach that milestone.
Bucs head coach Mike Zimmer is a two-time NFL coach of the year.
Zimmer coached the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and St. Louis Rams to Super Bowls in 2008 and 2014.
A year after Zimmer coached St. James, the Buccaneers made the playoffs for the first time in franchise history.
Zimmer and the Buccaneers beat the New England Patriots in the playoffs.
Seth Shuman, a two time Pro Bowller, is one career leader in sacks (40) and forced fumbles (seven).
He was also named the NFL Defensive Player of the Year in 2015.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, a six-time Super Bowl winner, is the sixth head coach to lead a team to the Super Bowl, joining Steve Mariucci, Jim Harbaugh and Joe Gibbs.
Harbaugh is a three-time NFC coach of it’s own, winning three Super Bowl titles and the first NFC East championship in 2005.
Tom Brady, New England New England is in first place in the AFC East with a 2-0 record after beating the New Orleans Saints in a preseason game on Monday night.
Brady is on pace to become the first quarterback to throw for 3,000 yards in a season and pass for 3 to 3,500 yards in his first three seasons in the NFL.
Kendall Fuller, the leading receiver for the Baltimore Ravens, leads his team in receiving yards (859), receiving touchdowns (17) and touchdowns per reception (5).
Fuller has also caught 17 passes for 212 yards and three touchdowns.
In addition, tight end Jimmy Graham is third in the league with four touchdown receptions.
He has caught six passes for 98 yards and a touchdown in his last four games.
Tight end Jimmy Smith, who missed the past three games with an ankle injury, is on track to return from a groin injury in time for Sunday’s game against the Chiefs.
Jermaine Kearse is the leading kickoff returner in the Super 12 with three touchdowns, tied for second in the conference.
He leads the conference in kickoff return yards (9,569) and kickoff return touchdowns (13).
The Pittsburgh Steelers are 1-0 after winning a game in overtime.
James Harrison, a three time Pro Bowl selection, has become the only player in NFL History to rush for 500 yards and score 10 touchdowns in the same season.
Harrison has not played since he broke his collarbone in Week 15 of the 2015 season.
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is 1-1 after going 0-2 in his past three starts.
Eddie Lacy leads the NFC in rushing yards (1,073) and the NFC with 17 rushing touchdowns.
Lacy is the NFC’s top rusher with 3,890 yards and six touchdowns on the ground.
Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn, who was a two and a half-time All-Pro and three-year NFL Champion, has won his last two games.
He was fired after the Saints lost to the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 1.
Randy Moss, the NFL’s leading receiver, leads Moss at 1,024 yards receiving, second on the league list behind Antonio Brown.
Moss has scored 10 touchdowns this season and has been named the NFC Offensive Player of Week 5 for Week 4.
NFC South leader Doug Baldwin, a Hall of Famer who is one season removed from the Superbowl, has surpassed 2,000 receiving yards for the third time in his career.
Baldwin has now surpassed 1,300 receiving yards in nine straight games.
The Philadelphia Eagles are 0-4 in the last 11 meetings with the Tennessee Titans.
Tennessee Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt is 2-1 in his final three starts as the Titans head into Sunday’s