Originally written October 28, 2013 on Fox Sports:
After Week 7, teams had scored 4,928 points this season and had combined for an average of over 46 points per game, both historical highs. In the 12 completed games in Week 8, with Monday Night Football yet to be played, the per-game scoring average was even higher at 49.4 points per game. The high was 75 points between the Packers and Vikings and the low was just 22 points between the Giants and Eagles. With offenses performing at record-setting pace, it should be no surprise that quarterbacks are putting up breakneck numbers and unbelievable statistics. Heading into the weekend, quarterbacks had combined for a league-wide passer rating of 87.1 and a completion percentage of 61.6. Not only are those numbers historical league highs, but considering that quarterbacks are also averaging the most yards per pass attempt in the Super Bowl era, those number become even more impressive -- particularly the completion percentage. There certainly wasn't a shortage of phenomenal quarterb...
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