Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, December 15, 2015

Week 14 in the NFL was a roaring success for several former Big Ten football players.

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Here's a quick rundown of the best of the best in Week 14:

New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees (Purdue) tossed two touchdown passes to pass Dan Marino and move into No. 4 all-time in touchdown passes.

Read more about Brees here.

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson (Wisconsin) tossed five touchdowns to give him 16 scoring strikes in his last four games.

Carolina wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. (Ohio State) caught two passes for 120 yards, both touchdowns, for the undefeated Panthers.

New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker (Minnesota) caught seven passes for 74 yards and one touchdown, giving him one score in nine of 12 games this season.

Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins (Michigan State) threw for 300 yards and accounted for two touchdowns.