Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/16/12
In the current 2012 NFL season, we have witnessed Peyton Manning's career revived after a serious neck injury that caused him to miss the entire 2011 season in Indianapolis. Many doubted Manning coming into the season saying things like "one hit and he's done" or "he can't throw the long ball". Well, most of these doubters have been hushed by Manning's MVP-like numbers he is putting up. Now that we see Manning still has plenty left in the tank, I, and many others, have noticed a very interesting thing about Manning's current play-style in Denver. The four-time league MVP seems to have found some useful legs, despite this being his 15th season in the NFL.Manning averages 26.6 rushing attempts per season, which might be shocking to some including me. Well, we all see Peyton as this pocket passer, who would rather take a sack then run and make a play with his legs. In only 9 games this season, Manning has already taken it past the line of scrimmage 17 times. Manning also has averaged 5...
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