Brady, Woodyard, Vernon named AFC Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 31, 2012 @ 12:16 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Patriots QB Tom Brady, Broncos LB Wesley Woodyard and Dolphins DE Olivier Vernon were named the AFC’s Players of the Week for Week Eight.

In the Patriots’ 45-7 win over the Rams in London, Brady completed 23-of-35 passes for 304 yards and four touchdowns, good for a passer rating of 131.1. 

Woodyard had 13 tackles, one sack, two passes defensed, one interception and one forced fumble in the Broncos’ Sunday night win over the Saints.

Vernon recovered a blocked punt for a touchdown and blocked a field goal in the Dolphins’ win over the Jets.