Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year has made NFL history.
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will re-air Peyton Manning's record-setting performance in the Denver Broncos' 37-13 victory over the Houston Texans on Tuesday, Dec. 24 at 3:30 p.m. ET. It will re-air as an "NFL Replay Game Of The Week Special" with Peyton Manning wired for sound by NFL Films on Thursday, Dec. 26 at 9 p.m. ET.
Already the only team in history to feature four players with double-digit touchdowns, the Broncos added a fifth behind Decker's two scores Sunday.
The fourth-quarter onslaught, featuring three touchdowns in nine minutes is illustrative of Manning's historic season. Even when this offense is held in check for a significant portion of the game, they repeatedly have shown the ability to pull away with a flurry of touchdowns.