Peyton Manning has etched his name into the history books again.
The Broncos’ signal caller threw his 51st touchdown pass to eclipse Tom Brady’s single-season record for most touchdown passes in a single season.
Manning completed a 25-yard pass to tight end Julius Thomas with 4:28 left in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 37-13 win over the Texans. He finished the day completing 32 of 51 passes for 400 yards and four touchdowns.
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Brady set the record in 2007 during the Patriots’ unbeaten regular season. Manning previously had the record when he threw 49 touchdowns in 2004.
The Broncos (12-3) will travel to Oakland next week.