KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In the words of Chiefs safety Eric Berry, Peyton Manning does not discriminate.
If you’re playing wide receiver for the Denver Broncos, and you manage to get yourself open, you can bet that Manning is going to find a way to get you the ball.
On Sunday, he rewarded Eric Decker all afternoon.
Manning threw for 403 yards and five touchdowns, four of them to Decker, and the Broncos held off a rally to beat the Chiefs, 35-28, and seize control of the AFC West.
‘‘I think he showed people why he’s so great,’’ Decker said. ‘‘How we run our offense, we’re very versatile as far as going inside, outside, left, right, whatever it may be.’’ Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.