Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gets to keep his single-season passing record.
Elias Sports Bureau, the NFL’s official statistician, has decided that the “fairest resolution” to a dispute about a 7-yard completion to Eric Decker in Sunday’s win against Oakland was to consider the play as a forward pass, as was initially ruled by the Raiders’ stats crew, and not a lateral, which would be considered a rush for Decker.
“The determination of Elias is that the fairest resolution is for the ruling of the on-site stats crew to stand,” NFL spokesman Michael Signora said in an email to USA TODAY Sports according to their site.
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