Peyton Manning wins AFC player of week honors

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While it is debatable whether stats accumulated against the Chiefs should count as impressive, the NFL has honored Peyton Manning as the AFC offensive player of the week anyway.

Manning completed 23-of-29 passes for 304 yards and three touchdowns, piling up a 144.8 rating in the 38-3 rout.

It marks the 23rd player of the week award for Manning, tying him with Tom Brady.

And with a little luck, the two will get a chance to decide something slightly more meaningful in a few weeks.