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Peyton Manning's new position coach is Greg Knapp, a veteran of nearly two decades in the NFL.
A day after promoting quarterbacks coach Adam Gase, 34, to offensive coordinator, Broncos coach John Fox added some experience to his staff in Knapp, an 18-year veteran of the NFL.
Knapp, 49, was the Raiders' offensive coordinator last season, a position he also held from 2007-08, and also led the offensive staffs in Seattle (2009), Atlanta (2004-06) and San Francisco (2001-03).
He's also been QB coach in Houston (2010-11) and with the 49ers (1998-2000).
Fox called Knapp a ''proven, experienced coach with a very impressive background working with quarterbacks. He's had success with Pro Bowlers and established players while also being instrumental in the development of younger quarterbacks.''
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We're sure it will take some time for Peyton Manning to get over throwing that ill-fated pass across his body and the subsequent interception that killed his team's chances to advance to AFC Championship game.
But for now, he'll get it out of his mind for a few days by doing what he loves - hunting.
I love to watch the NFL. I follow all the headlines and analysis that have anything whatsoever to do with the game.Every day I check in with my favorite media personalities to see what the important football topics of the day are, and I'll probably continue to as long as there's an NFL to watch.It adds flavor to the experience of being a football fan.That doesn't mean...
Peyton Manning has an incredible work ethic both on and off the field.
He probably got it from his father former New Orleans Saints QB Archie, who is now helping him sell pizza.
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