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Peyton Manning gets angry at the Denver Broncos fans during big win

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It was a high scoring night on Thursday Night Football as the Denver Broncos walked to a 35-21 victory over the San Diego Chargers.

In Peyton Manning's first game since breaking Brett Favre's all time touchdown record on Sunday, he led a ruthless Denver attack throwing three touchdown passes.

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It wasn't all smiles for the star Quarterback however as he began to get riled up at his own fans in the fourth quarter.

With the Broncos on 2nd & 5 he was aggressively signalling to the fans to lessen the noise but they didn't abide and it resulted in a false start from the Broncos.

Admirable to see so much passion even when his team is leading that late in the game, but it was a dominant performance from the Broncos.

Denver Wide Receiver Emmanuel Sanders was unstoppable on the night as he scored three touchdowns for 120 yards from nine receptions.

Meanwhile Broncos Runningback Juwan Thompson rushed for Denver's other two touchdowns which saw them to victory over their AFC West rivals.

Chargers Quarterback Philip Rivers threw three touchdown passes on the night hitting Antonio Gates twice and Keenan Allen for their other score.

It was an impressive night offensively from both teams with the Broncos finding their feet more than San Diego especially with Rivers throwing two interceptions.

Denver take charge

Both the Broncos and the Chargers have been enjoying good seasons with Denver now on 6-1 and the Chargers moving to 5-3.

Prior to the weekend the Chargers had been on a five game winning streak but a loss to their other divisional rivals the Kansas City Chiefs has started a two game losing streak for the Chargers.

Denver meanwhile are showing no signs of slowing down as their mission to return to the Super Bowl is gaining more and more speed as the weeks go by.

Both teams face trips to AFC East teams in their next games as the Chargers travel to Miami to face the Dolphins.

The Broncos will face another tough test as they travel to Foxborough to take on the New England Patriots in a rematch of the AFC Championship game from last year.

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