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During all of the NFL free agency talk over the last few weeks in regards to where Peyton Manning was going to land, there was always the possibility that there was a sleeper team out there who could come in at the last minute and scoop Manning up. It looks like that sleeper team is the defending NFC west champion San Francisco 49ers. Manning has been working out at Duke University over the past few weeks and league sources are reporting that 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, offensive coordinator Greg Roman and a member of their medical staff visited Manning in North Carolina.
The 49ers join the Denver Broncos and the Tennessee Titans as the three teams who are in contention for Manning’s services. The Broncos and the Titans are planning to work Manning out in the next couple days. The Arizona Cardinals seem to be out of the running after deciding to retain Kevin Kolb by paying him his $7 million roster bonus. The 49ers have the best team of the bunch and would give Manning the best o...
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NFL network’s Albert Breer has reported that representatives from Peyton Manning’s camp have informed the Miami Dolphins that he will not be signing with them.
This reduces the teams in the running to three with the number possibly going down to two before 4pm today.
The Arizona cardinals have until 4pm today to decide what they will do about Kevin Kolb.
If Kolb is still with...
Former 49ers quarterback Steve Young is a believer in his old team. He says he thinks San Francisco will sign Peyton Manning.
According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, the Broncos are still in the lead in the Peyton Manning sweepstakes.
It’s clear that the final two teams are the Broncos and the Tennessee Titans, who are making one last strong pitch to Manning before he finally makes his decision.
Manning was clearly very happy with his visit with the Broncos, but Titans owner Bud Adams has come out...
The only player to ever wear No. 18 for the Denver Broncos wants to make the jersey available again for Peyton Manning.
Maybe that will entice the four-time MVP to the Mile High City.
Frank Tripucka wore that number for three seasons in the 1960s, when he was the first quarterback in club history.
After his tenure, the number was ceremonially retired.
But Tripucka is just fine...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The Denver Broncos seem to be headed for another meeting with Peyton Manning.
The four-time NFL MVP and top free agent of the offseason has not signed with a new team since being released March 7 by the Indianapolis Colts.
On Friday, the same plane that picked up the star quarterback for a session with Broncos brass late last week was en route to the Raleigh...
Tennessee Titans fans are making a last-ditch effort to convince Peyton Manning to joint their team for life!
Watch as the persistent crew from Come Home Peyton deliver a Welcome Back Cotter song parody called “Welcome Back Peyton”. The Titans fans have been the most proactive followers in recruiting Manning and may have helped to put their team in the drivers set in scoring...
Per a report from ESPN”s Adam Schefter, Peyton Manning will meet with the Broncos again today in Durham NC at Duke University where he will meet with Broncos owner Pat Bowlen, VP John Elway, GM Brian Xanders, QB Coach Adam Gase, Head Coach John Fox and the Broncos medical staff.
Where will Manning ultimately land?
Manning will not only meet with the team, but he will forgo the...
Peyton Manning will work out for John Elway and the Broncos on Friday at Duke University, according to reports.
A chartered Broncos plane was flying to Raleigh, N.C., apparently ahead of the session in Durham, ESPN reported.
Mile High Report.com reported the workout was "part of the process."
The development came as the NFL Network reported that the Miami Dolphins were...
The Arizona Cardinals will pay quarterback Kevin Kolb his $7 million roster bonus, effectively ending their pursuit of free agent Peyton Manning.
Kolb was due the money if he remained on the roster past a 4 p.m. EDT Friday deadline. That time came and went with no change of Kolb's status with the team.
Manning came to Arizona and spent nearly 6 1/2 hours at the team's facility...
As a result of the latest twist of the Peyton Manning watch, former San Francisco 49ers QB Alex Smith has announced that he will visit the Miami Dolphins today. This is being reported by Adam Schefter on Twitter this morning. The Dolphins met with free agent QB Matt Flynn on Saturday and are looking to upgrade the position. Miami wanted to land Peyton Manning but he...
After weeks of trying, I have finally been able to steal Jeff Sperber’s crystal ball from him. It is a very awkward toy, but cool nonetheless.
Let’s take a look at what it has to say about the 2012 Tennessee Titans.
Bud Adams Gone Mad
The Tennessee Titans have been in the spotlight over the past week or so due to Bud Adams’ interest in Peyton Manning. Manning will sign...
This off season has been dominated with talk about the future of quarterback Peyton Manning, future stars to be in quarterbacks Robert Griffin and Andrew Luck, and in Kansas City the question of who to bring in to compete and or replace Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel.
Speculation has been that Chiefs GM Scott Pioli is tied to Cassel and that he believes Cassel is the guy to lead...