The Brady-Manning rivalry began on a positive note for the Patriots. In Brady's first NFL start, Manning threw three interceptions in an easy New England victory.
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Oct. 21, 2001
Brady was brilliant in his second game against Indy, completing 16 of 20 passes for 202 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions in another rout.
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Nov. 30, 2003
The Pats' withstood a four-touchdown performance by Manning to hold on for a close win. New England's Bethel Johnson had a 92-yard kick return for a touchdown to end the first half and a 67-yard return in the fourth quarter that changed the tide of the game.
4 of 8Peter Read Miller/SI
Jan. 18, 2004
Ty Law had three of New England's four interceptions of Manning and Brady was coolly efficient in helping the Pats advance to Super Bowl XXXVIII.
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Sept. 9, 2004
The Patriots kicked off the 2004 season with another win over the Colts. This time it came down to the wire, but a New England defense that had struggled all night came up tough in crunch time to preserve the win.
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Jan. 16, 2005
Once again, the Patriots shut down Manning and the Patriots' ran their ball-control offense to perfection on a freezing night in Foxboro.
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Nov. 7, 2005
Manning entered the game 0-7 in his career at Foxboro, but he completed 28 of 37 passes for 321 yards, three touchdowns and just one interception to finally beat the Patriots.
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Nov. 5, 2006
The defense intercepted Brady four times and Manning threw two touchdowns to Marvin Harrison to help the Colts improve to 8-0.
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