Great receivers on display
Ron Jaworski breaks down the Monday night game and takes a look around the league.
A year ago, we spoke about how slow Tom Brady's receivers were and how he was shackled by what was essentially a multiple tight end offense. This season has totally changed, because he now has the fastest receivers in the league with Wes Welker, Donte Stallworth and Randy Moss.
No quarterback in the league is playing better than Brady. He's simply been outstanding. One of the main reasons for his success is the phenomenal way the offensive line has been playing this season. Opposing defenses haven't gotten to him very often. Also, to help further protect him, the coaching staff has him employing the shotgun much more than in the past. So far this season, he's been in the shotgun 66 percent of the time, and he's been wildly successful when not under center. He's 42-of-58 for 457 yards with five touchdowns and just one interception.
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