Manning, Byrd, Jones named AFC Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 17, 2012 @ 12:39 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Broncos QB Peyton Manning, Bills FS Jairus Byrd and Ravens WR-RS Jacoby Jones were named the AFC Players of the Week for Week Six.

Manning led the Broncos’ historic comeback on Monday night. He completed 24-of-30 passes for 309 yards and three touchdowns in the 35-24 win over the Chargers.

Byrd had four tackles and two interceptions in the Bills’ win over Arizona. His second interception came in overtime and set Buffalo up for the game-winning field goal.

Jones tied an NFL record with a 108-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in the Ravens’ win over the Cowboys.