Peyton Manning RUMORS & NEWS

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    Chris Mortensen @mortreport

    Officially Manning's taunting fine is $8,268, per league's fine schedule for unsportsmanlike conduct. #moneywellspent.

  • Peyton Manning's quiet tribute to young Broncos fan who died too soon

    CBSSports.com "During training camp, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was taking snaps, wearing his usual preseason attire. With one exception: his towel had the name "Chris Crowson" on it. Turns out Manning was paying a silent tribute to a young Broncos fan who died earlier in the summer. Chris Crowson was..." August 12

  • Eli: Peyton’s the better QB, but I’m better in the sack

    New York Post "Peyton Manning has all the records, but brother Eli beats him where it counts — in the bedroom. The Giants quarterback admitted Peyton is the better quarterback, but said he’s the better lover in an interview Wednesday on “Jay Mohr Sports” on Fox Sports Radio. Mohr gave Eli a quiz comparing..." June 14

  • Broncos QB Peyton Manning's accuracy makes him who he is: tops in NFL

    Denver Post "Where statistics fail, anger succeeds. Opposing cornerbacks explain Peyton Manning's accuracy — perhaps his best quality — every Sunday. Sometimes it comes with exclamation points. And expletives. "I will have a defensive back on my side, and Peyton will place it in the perfect spot,"..." June 11

  • Peyton carries green football as Broncos aim to reduce fumbles

    NFL.com "Peyton Manning carried a football covered in green Lycra as the Broncos opened OTAs on Wednesday. The 2013 MVP did not want to divulge any details, though. "That's Denver Broncos offensive business," he told reporters, per USA Today. Manning was seen carrying the ball during the 90-minute..." May 29

  • Aqib Talib: Brady is a good friend, but Peyton is a better QB

    CSN New England "Aqib Talib landed at No. 79 on the NFL Network’s list of the 100 Top Players of 2014 recently. On the reaction show following his unveiling, the former Patriot and current Bronco opined on all the pertinent topics involving his new and former teams. Locker room vibe: “It’s definitely a..." May 27

  • Peyton: I'm still a work in progress

    ESPN.com "Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning may not have won Super Bowl XLVIII in February, but he still got a primetime spot fitting of his status in the league with an appearance on the "Late Show with David Letterman" on Monday night. And as Manning and Letterman, who both began their..." May 06

  • Peyton Manning looks forward to new season with new teammates

    Denver Post "For a guy who makes his living as a jock, Peyton Manning sure has become accustomed to wearing a suit and tie. The Broncos quarterback was the keynote speaker Wednesday morning at the Boy Scouts of America breakfast at the Pepsi Center. After his 13-minute speech during which he mixed in..." April 17

  • Agent: Peyton wanted less money than Brady

    ESPN.com "When Peyton Manning became a free agent following his release from the Indianapolis Colts in 2012, he had one request for his agent while trying to find a new team: He didn't want to be paid more than Tom Brady. Tom Condon, Manning's agent, relayed the story of Manning's free agency in an..." March 27

  • Peyton Manning passes his physical, is cleared to play

    Pro Football Talk "Such that there was a lot of doubt, that doubt has been removed. According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning passed his physical Monday morning, and is cleared to continue playing football. This one was a bit of a formality, as he had already passed an exit..." March 04

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    Mike Klis @MikeKlis

    Peyton Manning has been fully cleared following physical. No neck issue. He's officially ready for 2014. Details at http://t.co/3H93t9zKqo

  • Peyton Manning to have scheduled exam Monday

    ESPN.com "In what the Denver Broncos expect to be a no-news-is-good-news affair, quarterback Peyton Manning is scheduled to undergo his postseason exam Monday on his surgically-repaired neck. Manning passed the required exit physical given to all of the team’s players in the days after the Super Bowl..." March 03

  • Peyton Manning Joins Celebrity Field at Pebble Beach

    USA Today "Still licking his wounds from the shellacking he and the Denver Broncos took from the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII, Peyton Manning is heading to Pebble Beach for some golf. But it won't just be a relaxing time on the course; it's for the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. The reigning..." February 05

  • Peyton is insulted when reporter asks if he’s embarrassed

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning did not have a good game in Super Bowl XLVIII. But he took issue with a suggestion that he had an embarrassing game. Manning became visibly annoyed when he was asked by a reporter if he felt that the Broncos put on an embarrassing performance. Manning answered..." February 03

  • Richard Sherman: Peyton is the classiest player I’ve ever met

    Pro Football Talk "As Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman limped around in the bowels of MetLife Stadium after spraining his ankle in Super Bowl XLVIII, he felt someone tap him on the shoulder. He turned and saw that it was Peyton Manning, checking to see if he was OK. Sherman said on Mike and Mike in the Morning..." February 03

  • It's Peyton Manning's record, warts and all

    Sporting News "Of all the records that Peyton Manning owns, the hardest one to comprehend might be the one he set on Sunday night. He completed 34 passes to eclipse Tom Brady's mark for the most successful passes in a single Super Bowl. When Brady set the record in Super Bowl XXXVIII, he did so in an MVP..." February 03

  • John Fox: “Ludicrous” to question Peyton Manning’s legacy

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos coach John Fox got a jump start on defending his quarterback’s legacy Sunday night, but he couldn’t say what he wanted to. Asked what he’d say to someone who questioned Peyton Manning’s greatness after a two-pick night in his 12th playoff loss (against 11 wins), Fox began to nearly..." February 03

  • Ask Ex-Dolphin Zach Thomas: Peyton Manning is unique

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "In New York, during one of those endless Super Bowl interviews, Peyton Manning was asked this week which defenders gave him the most trouble. "Zach Thomas was one," the Denver quarterback said. Thomas is told this. He chuckles. "Please don't make it sound like I had any secrets," the..." February 02

  • One MVP voter says Brady was more valuable than Peyton

    Pro Football Talk "The MVP is determined by the vote of a 50-person panel assembled by the Associated Press, and Manning got 49 of the 50 votes. According to the Denver Post, the AP gave one of the 50 votes to former Steelers and Bears quarterback Jim Miller, who now works for SiriusXM NFL Radio, and Miller..." February 02

  • Peyton Manning is MVP for fifth time

    NFL.com "Even if he emerges victorious in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday, Peyton Manning will not end the debate over the greatest quarterback in NFL history. After being named the 2013 Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player at Saturday's "NFL Honors" awards show, however, Manning should be the..." February 02

  • Broncos' Peyton Manning earns Offensive Player of the Year

    NFL.com "Add yet another award to Peyton Manning's resume. The Denver Broncos quarterback earned The Associated Press Offensive Player of the Year award for 2013 at NFL Honors on Saturday. Manning produced perhaps his best season in his 16th year in the league. He passed for a league-high 5,477..." February 02

  • Kaepernick thinks Peyton can pick apart Seattle’s nickel defense

    Pro Football Talk "When the Seahawks are in their nickel defense on Sunday, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is going to find mismatches he can exploit. That’s the word from 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who told Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post that the Seahawks’ nickel defense is weak and can be beaten..." January 30

  • Peyton Manning 'proud' that he throws 'ducks'

    USA Today "While praising Peyton Manning for his smarts and accuracy, cornerback Richard Sherman of the Seattle Seahawks says Manning throws passes that wobble like "ducks." The quarterback of the Denver Broncos didn't contest that fowl comparison Thursday. "I believe it to be true as well," Manning..." January 30

  • Could Peyton Manning's 'Omaha' get steak in the game?

    USA Today "Peyton Manning chuckled at the question: Would he ever consider an endorsement deal with Omaha Steaks? After yelling "Omaha" 75 times in his past two games, the Denver Broncos quarterback didn't dismiss the idea when asked about it at Super Bowl media day on Tuesday. "Omaha has kind of taken..." January 29

  • Peyton downplays idea that he’ll stay away from Sherman

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning isn’t exactly in the business of giving away his game plan before the game. One thing Manning will say, however, is that he doesn’t believe in the idea that he needs to stay away from Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. Manning told reporters that the other..." January 29

  • Peyton: Elway 'laid it on us' after August loss to 'Hawks

    NFL.com "Peyton Manning saw the soft side of John Elway in March of 2012 when the Denver Broncos executive vice president of football operations took a patient and empathetic approach toward landing the biggest free-agent fish in NFL history. That soft side was noticeably absent in August when the..." January 29

  • Peyton Manning wants Broncos to embrace routine during Super Bowl

    Denver Post "Peyton Manning was the center of attention Tuesday morning as Super Bowl media day for the Broncos and Seattle Seahawks kicked off at the Prudential Center. Manning stressed the need for the Broncos to prepare like they have all season in order to perform their best in the Super Bowl on..." January 28

  • Peyton Manning not quite ready to ponder his legacy

    Pro Football Talk "Early in his Media Day press conference, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was asked about the notion of the Super Bowl being a “legacy game.” Here was his take: “I’ve been being asked about my legacy since I was about 25 years old. I’m not sure you can have a legacy when you’re 25 years..." January 28

  • Oddsmaker sets Peyton Manning’s passing yardage total at 323.5

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks have allowed two passers to exceed 300 yards all season. Peyton Manning, meanwhile, has thrown for more than 300 yards in 13-of-18 combined regular-season and postseason starts. What we have here is a compelling matchup — and the ingredients for the sort of proposition bet..." January 26

  • Peyton Manning helped mentor a young Russell Wilson

    New York Post "Russell Wilson will face Peyton Manning for the first time in Super Bowl XLVIII, but the two quarterbacks won’t be strangers. Wilson first met the Manning 10 years ago, the Seahawks quarterbacks revealed Wednesday, while attending the Manning family passing camp — held annually by Peyton, his..." January 23

  • Jim Irsay overjoyed Peyton Manning reaches 3rd Super Bowl

    Indianapolis Star "So, with Peyton Manning heading toward his third Super Bowl, his first with the Denver Broncos, does Jim Irsay feel any seller's remorse? Not in the least. Fact is, he's overjoyed that if the Colts couldn't make it, Manning and the Broncos did. "I just couldn't be more excited," Irsay..." January 22

  • Peyton's calls collect $24,800

    ESPN.com "Not only is Peyton Manning heading to his third Super Bowl, he made $24,800 for his charity during the AFC Championship Game. Eight businesses will donate the money to Manning's Peyback Foundation after they committed to donate a combined $800 for each time he said the word "Omaha" at the line..." January 20

  • Peyton Manning could retire after this season

    New York Post "Former Broncos great quarterback John Elway walked away from football at age 38 as a Super Bowl champion for the second time in his career. Elway retired after Super Bowl XXXIII, rode off into the fairy-tale sunset on top — en route to enormous entrepreneurial off-the-field success. Current..." January 17

  • Broncos QB Peyton Manning finally explains what 'Omaha' means

    CBSSports.com "If you watched the Denver Broncos beat the Chargers in the divisional round of the playoffs on Sunday, you may have noticed that while the Broncos were on offense, Peyton Manning used the word 'Omaha.' A lot. If you want to know how many times Manning said 'Omaha' during the game, you can watch..." January 15

  • Manning makes most of limited yards

    ESPN.com "Peyton Manning passed for 230 yards Sunday in the Denver Broncos’ 24-17 victory over the San Diego Chargers in the NFL Divisional Playoffs. Manning’s passing yards were his second-fewest of the season. But Manning piled up those yards when it counted the most, leading to a milestone Total QBR for..." January 13

  • Denver Post on Peyton in the playoffs: 'A legacy under a cloud'

    CBSSports.com "This is the front page of playoff section in Sunday's Denver Post, hours before the Broncos host the Chargers in the AFC Divisional game. The caption to the right reads: "Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has been heavenly during the regular season, but merely mortal in the postseason with a 9-11..." January 12

  • Peyton Manning to weigh results

    ESPN.com "Peyton Manning's future beyond this season will be determined by the results of an offseason exam on his surgically repaired neck, sources familiar with the star quarterback's mindset told ESPN Senior NFL Insider Chris Mortensen. Despite setting NFL single-season records for passing yards and..." January 12

  • Peyton Manning concedes the end of NFL career is near

    NFL.com "Although Peyton Manning's contract with the Denver Broncos carries through the end of the 2016 season, the quarterback has reached the "year to year" stage of his career at age 37. There's no concern that Manning will walk away from the game after a record-breaking campaign. The greatest..." January 09

  • Peyton gets to keep single-season record for passing yards

    CBSSports.com "You can go ahead and scratch Drew Brees' name out of the record book because Peyton Manning's passing record will stand. Manning set the single-season record for passing yards on Sunday when he reached 5,477 yards for the season after throwing for 266 yards in one half of action against the..." January 01

  • Manning's passing record under review by NFL, could be reversed

    Denver Post "Peyton Manning's single-season yardage record might be getting a second glance. The Broncos quarterback was pulled from Sunday's rout of Oakland at halftime, immediately after he broke Drew Brees' record for the most passing yards in a single season — by exactly 1 yard. Now, though,..." December 31

  • Texans coach says NFL told him Manning’s 50th TD pass wasn’t actually a TD

    Denver Post "With 6:57 remaining in Sunday’s game in Houston, Peyton Manning threw a touchdown pass to receiver Eric Decker, the quarterback’s 50th of 2013. (He threw one more on the afternoon, ending the day with 51, a new NFL record.) The pass, initially ruled a catch, was reviewed, and upon review,..." December 28

  • Manning breaks Brady's mark with 51st TD pass

    USA Today "Peyton Manning had to prepare for a 2-point conversion and couldn't celebrate when he set the NFL record for touchdown passes in a season in 2004. On Sunday, when Denver's quarterback regained the record against the Houston Texans, he was able to soak in the historic moment. "It was very..." December 23

  • Peyton Manning named SI's Sportsman of the Year

    SI.com "All the apple-cheeked babies, captured for eternity in Creamsicle onesies three sizes too big, are nearly grown. They are high school valedictorians and college athletes, Eagle Scouts and black belts, yearbook editors and engineering majors. They are in the National Honor Society. They lead Bible..." December 16

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    Andy Lindahl @andy850KOA

    Manning on not playing well in the cold, "Whoever wrote that narrative can shove that where the sun don't shine. " @850KOA @BroncosRadio

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    Mike Klis @MikeKlis

    Oh Peyton Manning at practice

  • Fast releases for Peyton Manning, Tom Brady have propelled their NFL careers

    Denver Post "Snap. Catch. Chop, chop, chop. Earhole. Throw. It takes longer to type what Peyton Manning does from snap to release than it does for him to get rid of the ball. Don't call Manning the quickest draw in the West. He has the fastest release of any NFL quarterback in the West, East, Midwest,..." November 24

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    Mike Klis @MikeKlis

    No Peyton Manning at practice.

  • Report: NFL deems low hit on Peyton Manning legal

    CBSSports.com "Peyton Manning hobbled off the field late in Sunday's game over the Chargers but after an MRI Monday, Broncos interim coach Jack Del Rio said the 37-year-old quarterback will start next Sunday when Denver faces undefeated Kansas City. One lingering issue: Will the NFL punish Chargers defensive..." November 11

  • Peyton Manning (ankle) to start for Broncos vs. Chiefs

    NFL.com "Peyton Manning took a beating behind Denver's offensive line in Sunday's win over the San Diego Chargers, but the Broncos quarterback won't miss any action after an MRI on Monday showed no new damage to his already battered right ankle. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport was told by a source..." November 11

  • Manning ties record for most touchdowns through 9 games

    SB Nation "Peyton Manning has four touchdown passes against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday, and there's still over a quarter left in the game. Manning currently has 33 touchdown passes on the season, which ties the record number that Tom Brady had through nine games in 2007. Brady threw a record 50..." November 10