Stat Line of the Night — 9/22/2013 — Drew Brees
Stat Line of the Night — 9/23/2013 — Peyton Manning
Another week, another big game for Peyton Manning.
The Oakland Raiders were the latest NFL team to attempt to slow down Manning and the Denver Broncos offense. And like those before them, their attempt was an unsuccessful one, as Peyton completed 32 of his 37 pass attempts for 374 yards, three touchdowns and zero interceptions. Those numbers were good enough to give him a passer rating of 135.8, while giving his team the 37-21 victory.
Through three weeks, the Broncos are now 3-0 with an average margin of victory of 18.7. As for Peyton, he now has a league leading 1,143 passing yards and 12 touchdowns on the season, and he earns “The Stat Line of the Night” for Monday, September 23, 2013.