Pick 6: Memorable Manning-Brady matchups

Pick 6: Memorable Manning-Brady matchups

Peyton Manning and Tom Brady will square off for the 14th time Sunday when the Broncos travel to New England. Though Manning has better stats (3,821 yards and 27 touchdowns to 3,059 and 23), Brady leads the overall series 9-4. Here are six of the most notable matchups:

JAN. 21, 2007 â Colts 38, Patriots 34, at Indy. Manning finally broke through against Brady in the playoffs, rallying the Colts from 18 points down for the victory. He threw for 349 yards and a touchdown to make it to his first Super Bowl. Manning led Indianapolis on an 80-yard drive late in the fourth quarter, then admitted he said a prayer when Brady got the ball back with one more chance.
JAN. 21, 2007 — Colts 38, Patriots 34, at Indy. Manning finally broke through against Brady in the playoffs, rallying the Colts from 18 points down for the victory. He threw for 349 yards and a touchdown to make it to his first Super Bowl. Manning led Indianapolis on an 80-yard drive late in the fourth quarter, then admitted he said a prayer when Brady got the ball back with one more chance.
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