The NFL kicked off the 2013 season on Thursday night when the Super Bowl Champions visited Denver. Despite a delay in game and a slow start, the Broncos took the victory, winning 49-27.
Manning has always been a standout quarterback. During his tenure in Indianapolis, he set numerous records and achieved great things. After his shoulder surgery two years ago, many believed he would not get back to the Peyton Manning everyone had grown to love.
Manning’s performance during the NFL Kickoff Game proved he is better than ever, even if he is thirty-seven years old. He passed for 462 yards and 7 touchdowns, giving him a 141.1 passer rating.
If last season was not enough to make the Indianapolis Colts miss Manning, Thursday’s game certainly did the trick. It will be interesting to see the Broncos visit the Colts in week 7 when Peyton Manning is set to take on Andrew Luck for the first time since leaving Indianapolis.
What other records has Peyton Manning set throughout his career? Read through the list to find out! It is now time to revisit a few of Manning’s greatest moments.