Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • KC 119
    • 488 DEN
  • Turnovers

    • KC 0
    • 1 DEN
  • Possession

    KC DEN
    37:30 22:30
  • 1st Downs

    • KC 8
    • 32 DEN

Game Information

Sports Authority Field at Mile High
,
Coverage: CBS
  • Denver, CO 80204
  • Line: DEN -16.0
Attendance: 76,502
100%
Capacity: 76,125
Referees: Ed Hochuli
12/31/2012 Associated Press

Broncos grab top seed; Chiefs get 1st pick

Peyton Manning threw for 304 yards and three touchdowns Sunday to lift Denver to a 38-3 win over Kansas City that sealed the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs for the Broncos.

Scoring Summary

CBS1234T
Chiefs03003
Broncos71414338
first QuarterKCDEN
TD
10:00
Knowshon Moreno 3 Yard Run
8 plays, 69 yards, 3:06
06
XP
9:56
Matt Prater Kick is Good
8 plays, 69 yards, 3:06
07
second QuarterKCDEN
FG
14:56
Ryan Succop 23 Yard Field Goal is Good
4 plays, 7 yards, 1:16
37
TD
5:38
Eric Decker 11 Yard Pass From Peyton Manning
9 plays, 76 yards, 4:00
313
XP
5:32
Matt Prater Kick is Good
9 plays, 76 yards, 4:00
314
TD
0:15
Eric Decker 16 Yard Pass From Peyton Manning
8 plays, 60 yards, 1:27
320
XP
0:10
Matt Prater Kick is Good
8 plays, 60 yards, 1:27
321
third QuarterKCDEN
TD
9:17
Demaryius Thomas 13 Yard Pass From Peyton Manning
11 plays, 80 yards, 5:50
327
XP
9:10
Matt Prater Kick is Good
11 plays, 80 yards, 5:50
328
TD
1:08
Lance Ball 1 Yard Run
9 plays, 74 yards, 5:34
334
XP
1:04
Matt Prater Kick is Good
9 plays, 74 yards, 5:34
335
fourth QuarterKCDEN
FG
8:13
Matt Prater 42 Yard Field Goal is Good
11 plays, 43 yards, 6:10
338

Research Notes

  • NEXT LEVEL: Peyton Manning completed 8-of-9 passes more than 10 yards downfield, including three touchdowns to Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker. Manning has been much better downfield in his return this season, whiling leaning on Thomas and Decker for 10 of his 14 touchdowns on throws more than 10 yards downfield.

  • Peyton Manning now has 9 games with at least 300 passing yards this season, the most in a single season in Broncos history. The previous record of 8 was set by Jay Cutler in 2008.

  • Demaryius Thomas: 7th game this season with 100+ receiving yards, 1 shy of Rod Smith's Broncos record (set in 2000)

  • Peyton Manning: 73rd career game with 3 or more TD passes, passing Brett Favre (72) for most all-time. Dan Marino ranks 3rd with 62.

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