The Dallas Cowboys quarterback was in his first season with the team when he was diagnosed with a brain tumor.
Now, it appears he is not alone.
When the New York Jets win the AFC North on Sunday, it will be the first time that the quarterback is among the winningest in franchise history.
In fact, it is likely to be the last time he plays in a Jets uniform.
The Broncos and Jaguars, the other two teams that currently hold the NFL record for winning seasons, are the only teams to have their quarterbacks win at least 10 games.
It’s also the first season that Peyton Manning and Russell Wilson have played in the same season.
The Jaguars won the Super Bowl with quarterback Blake Bortles, who was diagnosed in late August with a tumor in his brain.
Manning is the only quarterback to win 10 games since the start of the NFL’s current expansion era in 1994.
It will be Bortle’s second NFL title and first since 2011, when the Jaguars lost to the Detroit Lions.
The Panthers won the NFC South with Cam Newton and Cam Wake, who is recovering from knee surgery.
The Panthers also won the AFC South with quarterback Cam Newton.
The Raiders are currently in the midst of a rebuild and have the league’s most valuable player at running back Latavius Murray.
They won the NFL championship with running back Marcel Reece.
The Raiders are tied with the Patriots for the most consecutive championship wins.
The Steelers have won five of their last six games, including two consecutive Super Bowl appearances.
They are tied for the NFL lead with 11 victories over the past five years.
The Patriots and Chiefs are the other teams that have played at least 15 games in the past decade.
The Patriots are the first team since the 1990s to win 17 straight games.
The Chiefs are also the only team in the league to win five straight Super Bowls.
The Rams and Saints are the two teams to play at least 16 games each in the modern era.
The Bengals and Jets both have at least one playoff win since the 1960s.