Brady vs Manning: Maybe the Last Time? [VIDEO]
If you follow football, especially the New England Patriots, you know these guys (Brady, Manning) have met many times in playoff football. Sunday could be their last time.
Before we get a preview of the latest Brady, Manning match-up, let's take a look at some Brady vs Manning stats thanks to denverpost.com:
Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady XVII
Peyton Manning's career once again intersects with Tom Brady. NFL reporter Troy E. Renck with some of the important nuggets by the numbers:
- 17 — the most meetings ever between two Super Bowl winning quarterbacks, breaking the mark of Johnny Unitas and Bart Starr
- 5 — Times meeting in the playoffs, most by any two quarterbacks in NFL history
- 5 — Consecutive AFC championship game appearances for Brady, 10th overall.
- 2-2 — Record between the two in the postseason.
- 2-1 — Manning's record against Brady in AFC championship games.
- 2-6 — Brady's record in Denver.
- 3 — TD passes for Brady in Denver this season.
- 1 — TD pass for Manning in Denver this season.
- 0 — The number of times either quarterback has won on the road in this matchup.
|TOM BRADY||HEAD TO HEAD||PEYTON MANNING|
|250.8||Passing yards per game||300.6|
|7.3||Yards per attempt||7.3|
|TOM BRADY||POSTSEASON NUMBERS||PEYTON MANNING|
Now here's a little sneak peak at the AFC Championship Game. Even if your not a fan of either team...it's a must watch, just for the history....and because we may never see these two head to head again.