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PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Jill Lieber
September 17, 1984
OFFENSE: Chicago's Walter Payton rushed for 179 yards, including a 72-yard TD, and went ahead of Jim Brown's career combined-yardage record (15,517 to 15,459) in a 27-0 win over Denver.
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September 17, 1984

Players Of The Week

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OFFENSE: Chicago's Walter Payton rushed for 179 yards, including a 72-yard TD, and went ahead of Jim Brown's career combined-yardage record (15,517 to 15,459) in a 27-0 win over Denver.

DEFENSE: Giant linebacker Lawrence Taylor's three sacks forced two fumbles. One was returned for a TD, the other killed a Cowboy drive at the Giant 10, as New York beat Dallas 28-7 (page 22).

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