Offensive Players Rank in the NFC

QB Kerry Collins, RB Tiki Barber and WR Amani Toomer rank among the NFC elite.

QB Kerry Collins' 1,358 passing yards places him second in the NFC (behind Brett Favre's 1,470 yards) and fourth in the NFL (Drew Bledsoe and Tom Brady are 1-2). Collins is averaging an NFC-best 7.9 yards an attempt, a figure that places him fourth in the league.

Tiki Barber is sixth in the NFC in three different categories: rushing yards (308), receptions (28), and total yards (511).

Amani Toomer is third in the NFC in receiving yards (456) and eighth in receptions (28). Toomer is second in the conference with an average gain of 17.5 yards per catch.

Toomer is tied for first in the NFC with Chicago's Marty Booker with 10 third-down receptions. Toomer has 191 receiving yards on third down (a 19.1-yard average), while Booker has 140 yards (a 14.0-yard average). Barber is tied for fourth in the conference with seven third-down catches.

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