Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/7/12
The last time the Denver Broncos won eight straight games, they raised the Lombardi Trophy, the second and last of John Elway's illustrious career.If these Broncos can continue to click on all cylinders, Peyton Manning will add a second Super Bowl to his legendary resume.Denver defeated the Oakland Raiders 26-13 to notch their eighth straight victory, their longest winning streak since 1998. Denver (10-3) now owns a half game lead over the Patriots & Ravens for the final coveted first round bye, while the Raiders (3-10) continue to plummet in their already guaranteed losing season.The MVP & Comeback Player of the Year candidate did his part this week, throwing for 310 yards on 72 percent passing. Manning also tossed his 30th touchdown of the season, his seventh season with 30+ touchdown passes. He trails only Brett Farve (nine seasons of 30+ touchdown passes) in that category. Peyton continues his quest for a record-breaking fifth MVP & more importantly, a second Super B...
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