Peyton Manning breaks Tom Brady's TD record

Peyton Manning and the Broncos didn't need to keep passing the ball late in their rout over Houston.

But they kept throwing the ball so Manning could set the single-season touchdown record. Manning did so, when he connected on a deep pass late to Julius Thomas for his 51st touchdown this season.

Manning also threw two touchdowns to Eric Decker and one to Demaryius Thomas in Denver's win.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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