grabbed another slice of
history Sunday, throwing his 51st touchdown pass to claim the league’s single-season record.
The record toss was
Manning broke the record set by the
Manning, who passed for 400 yards Sunday, threw three of his touchdowns in the fourth quarter. He tied the record with a 20-yard completion to
only 2 ½ minutes before breaking the mark.
Decker led the Broncos (12-3) with 10 catches for 131 yards while
"We're not surprised at what Peyton does," Thomas said. "The work he puts in every day, you see how he demands the best from himself. Fortunate for us, we're the beneficiaries of that."
Manning shared credit with his teammates.
"I really feel like it's a team accomplishment, certainly an offensive accomplishment," Manning said. "There's a lot of people that played roles in this."
Manning has passed for 5,211 yards this season and needs only 266 more to break the the NFL's single-season record set by the