Originally written on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 1/15/13
Denver Broncos president John Elway told reporters that they intend to pick up their two-year, $40 million (total) option on quarterback Peyton Manning‘s contract, according to ESPN. This is hardly surprising given how things went for them in 2012, but it’s still a considerable amount of money to be paying anyone. “I don’t think he’s going anywhere,” team owner Pat Bowlen said. “I got more than I expected.” Manning led the Broncos to securing the No. 1 seed in the AFC, ripping off 11 straight wins during the regular season. The signal-caller put together a compelling argument for the MVP award this year, but couldn’t get past the Ravens in the divisional round of the postseason.   The post Broncos Intend to Pick Up Option on QB Peyton Manning’s Contract appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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