Peyton Manning entered the game in the 3rd quarter and rallied the Denver Broncos to a 27-20 win over the San Diego Chargers. The victory gives Denver the AFC #1 spot.

Manning entered the game after a couple of Brock Osweiler interceptions and the Broncos trailing 13-7. He led the Broncos to 20 second half points.

Manning was only 5-for-9 for 69 yards but the team, and the crowd, seemed to pick up the energy on his return.

Once the Denver game was finished, the AFC playoff field was set...

AFC PLAYOFF SEEDS

  1. Denver Broncos (12-4)
  2. New England Patriots (12-4)
  3. Cincinnati Bengals (12-4)
  4. Houston Texans (9-7)
  5. Kansas City Chiefs (11-5)
  6. Pittsburgh Steelers (10-6)