Moving up the ladder

Hal Pilger

“I will enjoy being No. 3, but I’m looking forward to No. 2,” Bruce said. “It’s still going, so it’s not my time to sit back and look at the entire body of work.”

With his final catch of the night — good for 21 yards in the third quarter — Bruce tied Art Monk for sixth place on the NFL’s all-time receptions list at 940.

And no active NFL player now has accounted for more receiving yards than Bruce.