Broncos' Peyton Manning Fools Everyone for First Rushing TD Since 2008

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistOctober 6, 2013


There is nothing that Peyton Manning can't do right now, and he picked up his first rushing touchdown in five years on Sunday. 

With 19 passing touchdowns and zero interceptions, he is easily the front-runner to win his fifth MVP award. Coming out of a timeout, nobody, including the cameraman, expected the 37-year-old to keep the ball himself.

Here's an angle from a camera that was able to follow Manning:

Evidently, Manning may have even tricked his teammates, according to Lindsay Jones of USA Today:

What an incredible call to fool everyone, as it put Denver up, 28-17, under a minute before halftime.