Every season there are a few notable players in the NFL who take their game to a whole new level, landing near the top of the league from a statistical perspective.
Some of these players are really just that good. They demonstrate this by remaining one of the league’s highest performers for years to come until their careers reach their inevitable declines.
Others simply had a good year because their particular set of talents combined with the right set of circumstances to make them into a better player than they otherwise would've been. They may not fade into obscurity, but they won’t be able to consistently reach quite the top of the league either.
Which statistical leaders from the 2011 season will be unable to stay at the very top in 2012? Keep reading to find out.