Linebacker Von Miller tied his career high with two sacks at New England to mark the third time in his career that he’s posted a pair of quarterback takedowns in a game. Miller has five sacks on the season, which is tied for eighth in the league through Week 5.
Von Miller made five tackles behind the line of scrimmage at New England to raise his season total to a league-leading 12 in that category.
Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas set career highs with nine catches for 188 yards in Denver’s loss at New England. The 180 yards represent the sixth-most in Broncos history for a regular-season game. The 100-yard output was the sixth of Thomas’ career and third of the season.
Quarterback Peyton Manning topped the 300-yard mark for the 66th time in his career, extending the NFL record that he owns. Manning finished the game 31-of-44 for 337 yards, three touchdowns and zero interceptions for a quarterback rating of 115.4.
Thomas now has 505 receiving yards on the season, which ranks third in the NFL.