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Peyton Manning fakes out everyone in AT&T Stadium with bootleg run — even the camera guy

Peyton Manning is just toying with everyone these days. Even the damned camera guys.

Manning capped off another brilliant half of football with a play that no one — not the 11 Dallas Cowboys defenders, not the fans, nor the announcers or the camera guy — in the House That Jerry Built saw coming.

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With everyone suspecting Manning would throw to one of his brilliant receivers, which would have upped his TD pass total to 20 (without an interception), he instead pulled off a little trickery with a naked bootleg run for a score to put the Broncos up 28-17 on the Cowboys.

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It was Manning's first rushing touchdown since Week 8 of the 2008 season, and only the 18th of his career. And in this brilliant season, that score was also his most surprising.

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