The Jacksonville Jaguars currently have the leading rusher and leading receiver in the AFC because nothing makes sense and the moral arc of the universe bends towards chaos.
Leonard Fournette has 512 rushing yards on just 95 carries — a 5.4 yards per carry average. His 81-yard run is the third longest in the NFL so far this season. Add in 143 yards on 20 carries and he’s on track to have an All-Pro year that sees him total more than 2,000 yards from scrimmage.
The only AFC player yet to play Week 5 who is close to Nick Chubb with 398 rushing yards. He’d need 115 yards tonight against the San Francisco 49ers to top Fournette.
DJ Chark has 27 catches for 485 yards — an 18.0 yards per reception average, the best in the NFL for receivers with 20 catches or more. His five touchdowns are tied for second in the NFL alongside Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper. He’s on pace for nearly 1,600 yards and 16 touchdowns, a surefire Pro Bowl season and worthy of All-Pro votes.