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Week 16 TJ's Takes

Here's my quick review of everything we saw in Week 16 of the 2004 NFL season:

Offensive player of the week
Colts quarterback Peyton Manning. When you set the new NFL record for touchdown passes in a season (49), you have to get the nod.

Defensive player of the week
Broncos defensive end Reggie Hayward. Totaled four tackles, three sacks and forced a fumble as Denver took a big step toward the playoffs with a 37-16 win at Tennessee on Christmas night.

Coaching move of the Week
Dom Capers. The Texans aren't playoff bound, but could still have a .500 season after putting a major crimp into Jacksonville's postseason plans.

Next week
Can Jets and Vikings, who got off to great starts, avoid missing the playoffs? Stay tuned.

Tom Jackson is an NFL analyst for ESPN.