Peyton Manning returns to action, Brock Osweiler benched


Peyton Manning returned to the field on Sunday in Week 17 against the Chargers.

Starting the game for the Broncos was Brock Osweiler, he had been 4-2 since filling in for an injured Manning. Had the Broncos not committed five turnovers it is unlikely that Manning would have seen the field.

Manning led the Broncos on a touchdown drive to take the lead 14-13 late in the third quarter.

A win in this game gives the Broncos the No. 1 seed in the AFC since the Patriots lost to the Dolphins.

Osweiler’s day ended after completing 14 of 22 pass attempts for 232 yards and a touchdown. However two interceptions and a fumble have left head coach Gary Kubiak to make the switch that even this website thought was improbable.

John Bman
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