A Look Back At Week 6
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Belichick & Brady (Getty)
PatriotsInsider.com
Posted Oct 22, 2011


Each week our insiders treat our readers to some interesting things to watch, courtesy the NFL Stat crunchers. Here's a look back at week 6 with a link to Week 7's observations.

WHAT TO LOOK FORA LOOK BACK

POWER PAIR: In New England’s 20-16 win over Dallas, the Patriots’ Tom Brady and BILL BELICHICK tied Pro Football Hall of Famers DAN MARINO and DON SHULA of Miami for the most wins (116) by a quarterback-head coach duo in the Super Bowl era (since 1966).

The most wins by a quarterback-head coach combo (since 1966)
:

QUARTERBACK

HEAD COACH

TEAM

YEARS

WINS

Tom Brady

Bill Belichick

New England Patriots

2000-Present

116

Dan Marino

Don Shula

Miami Dolphins

1983-1995

116

Terry Bradshaw

Chuck Noll

Pittsburgh Steelers

1970-1983

107

Jim Kelly

Marv Levy

Buffalo Bills

1986-1996

99

Donovan McNabb

Andy Reid

Philadelphia Eagles

1999-2009

92

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PASSING FANCY: Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers passed for 310 yards with three touchdowns and a 119.6 passer rating in the Packers’ win. Rodgers is the first player in NFL history with a 110+ passer rating in each of his first six games to start a season.

Rodgers also posted six games with a 110+ passer rating in both the 2009 and 2010 seasons. He joins Pro Football Hall of Famer STEVE YOUNG (1992-94) as the only quarterbacks since 1970 with at least six such games in three consecutive seasons.

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