What To Look For
WHAT TO LOOK FOR – A LOOK BACK
Kansas City quarterback
ALEX SMITH completed 16 of 22 passes
(72.7 percent) for 162 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions for a
123.7 passer rating in the Chiefs’ 34-20 win at Oakland.
Smith now has an active streak of 305 consecutive
pass attempts without an interception, surpassing Pro Football Hall of Famer
BART STARR (294) for the
third-longest streak of consecutive pass attempts without an interception in
The most consecutive pass attempts
without an interception in NFL history:
CONSECUTIVE PASS ATTEMPTS WITHOUT AN
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TOM TERRIFIC: New England quarterback TOM BRADY passed for 312 yards and
three touchdowns against Philadelphia in Week 13.
Brady, who now
has 423 career touchdown passes, surpassed Pro Football Hall of Famer DAN MARINO (420) for the third-most
touchdown passes in NFL history. Only PEYTON
MANNING (539) and BRETT FAVRE
(508) have thrown more touchdown passes.
The quarterbacks with the most touchdown passes in NFL history:
CAREER TD PASSES
TO REMEMBER: New Orleans quarterback
DREW BREES passed for 282 yards and
three touchdowns against Carolina in Week 13.
Brees has 110 career touchdown passes in the
month of December, tying Pro Football Hall of Famer DAN MARINO (110) for the third-most touchdown passes during the
month in NFL history.
quarterbacks with the most touchdown passes in the month of December in NFL
TD PASSES IN DECEMBER
New York Jets, Minnesota
Diego, New Orleans
Hall of Famer
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LOOK FOR ON MNF: One
more note to keep in mind for tonight’s Monday Night Football game
between the Cowboys and Redskins …
With two receptions on Monday Night Football at Washington, Dallas
tight end JASON WITTEN (998) would
join TONY GONZALEZ as the only tight
ends in NFL history to have 1,000 career catches. Witten (33 years, 215
days old on Monday) would be the youngest tight end in NFL history to reach
1,000 career receptions (Gonzalez, 34 years, 197 days).
receiver LARRY FITZGERALD (32 years,
97 days old on Sunday), who had eight receptions for 55 yards in the Cardinals’
27-3 win at St. Louis, surpassed ANDRE
JOHNSON (33 years, 163 days) as the youngest player to reach 1,000 career
receptions in NFL history.
players to reach 1,000 career receptions in NFL history:
AGE AT TIME OF 1000TH RECEPTION
32 years, 97 days*
33 years, 163 days
34 years, 21 days
34 years, 107 days
34 years, 197 days
34 years, 331 days
33 years, 215 days**