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Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning -- Ranking Each Matchup

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11. Sept. 9, 2004: Patriots 27, Colts 24

Photograph By AP Photo/Winslow Townson

The Patriots opened the 2004 season by beating the Colts. One of the key plays was Willie McGinest's 13-yard sack of Peyton Manning with 24 seconds left that forced a 48-yard field goal attempt by the Colts' Mike Vanderjagt. The kick went wide right.