Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 8/25/13
Ever the perfectionist, Peyton Manning momentarily stepped back on the field long after his night was concluded just so he could lob a few more passes in a steady drizzle. The Denver Broncos' quarterback made his reappearance during a break in the action to hone his ''wet-ball mechanics,'' coach John Fox joked after a 27-26 preseason win over the St. Louis Rams on Saturday night. Utilizing an up-tempo offense, Manning & Co. were virtually unstoppable against the Rams' starting defense. That is, until the Broncos stopped themselves by turning the ball over four times, including a fumble from Ronnie Hillman which rookie linebacker Alec Ogletree scooped up and returned for a TD. ''It's disappointing when you don't take care of the ball,'' said Manning, who finished 25 of 34 for 234 yards, a TD and an interception. ''Four turnovers in a game is not what you want to do.'' Here are five things we learned from a game in which the Broncos (2-1) and Rams (0-3) played a bulk of their...
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