Peyton Manning wins ESPY for career touchdown passing record

The man throwing Demaryius Thomas the ball earned himself a little airtime on Wednesday, too.

Peyton Manning seized the spotlight at the ESPYS, where he was awarded the Best Record-Breaking Performance of the Year by voters.

Watch Manning accept the award in the video below. Ironically, Brett Favre — the player Manning passed on the all-time career list — sits back to watch his daughter, Mosley.

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A humble Favre sent a congratulatory tweet to Manning after the event. 

(h/t Denver Post)