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The Colts Authority:
The Colts are doing their due diligence on Robert Griffin III. Today coach Chuck Pagano attended Griffin's pro day at Baylor:
New Indianapolis coach Chuck Pagano was among a group from the Colts at Baylor's pro day. Now without Peyton Manning, they are expected to take Heisman runner-up Andrew Luck from Stanford first overall.
Griffin was sharp throwing a scripted 51 passes he had been working on with quarterback consultant Terry Shea. Only a few balls even hit the ground.
BEST OF MAXIM
The Peyton Manning Sweepstakes appear to be over with the news on Monday that the veteran quarterback is going to join the Denver Broncos. The next question is now going to be, how many of Manning’s former team mates from the Indianapolis Colts will join him on the Denver Broncos? There are plenty of them available.
Wide receivers Pierre Garcon and Reggie Wayne jumped...
Peyton Manning apparently does not read this blog anymore. It must have been the far too sporadic updates.
I opined yesterday that the destination that would make the most sense for Manning would be the San Francisco 49ers, but the future Hall of Famer will become the next starting quarterback of the Denver Broncos, according to reports.
The Broncos won the AFC West last year with...
Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos have agreed to terms on a five-year, $96 million contract, according to ESPN’s Adam Shefter.
While the report is missing a key ingredient—guaranteed money—which will determine the real value of the deal, it’s highly unlikely Manning will actually receive $96 million over five years in Denver.
The inevitable first-ballot Hall of Famer...
According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, the Denver Broncos and Peyton Manning’s representatives are hoping to get a deal finalized by Tuesday in order to introduce him later in the day at a team press conference.
As both sides wrap things up, the NFL is reviewing the language of the deal. But right now, it looks like Manning could officially become a Bronco by Tuesday afternoon.
In this week’s episode, Greg and Laura bring you up-to-date on the latest Colts news, including the signing of S Tom Zbikowski, C Samson Satele, and OL Mike McGlynn. In the 2nd segment, they are joined by 1260 WNDE’s Derek Schultz to discuss Peyton Manning signing with the Broncos, his legacy with Colts fans, how the sides got to this point, and how Andrew Luck’s rookie...
Quarterback Peyton Manning has officially joined the Denver Broncos as he agreed to a five-year deal worth $96M, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.
This is a mammoth - especially for a 36-year-old quarterback who didnt play a single down in 2011 due to a neck injury. But, if healthy, Denver will raise their odds of reaching the Super Bowl over the next few years -...
With Denver's $96 million signing of Peyton Manning, love-him-or-hate-him quarterback Tim Tebow is on the trading block. Ted Thompson and Mike McCarthy spoke highly of Tebow at the 2010 Scouting Combine, and for good reason, but we tell you why a deal will not be made in this analysis.
As Tebowmania grew last season into a full-blown phenomenon, John Elway's obvious indifference to his pop-icon quarterback never seemed to change. Some interpreted this as a sign that Elway's personnel opinions were not driven by results -- Denver was winning games, after all -- as much as his ego and some weird sense of rivalry with Tim Tebow, who was suddenly more popular...
Thanks to the Peyton Manning Sweepstakes it was one of the more exciting free agent periods in a long, long time. And with basically all of the big names now signed, it's never too early to start considering the fantasy implications that follow the aftermath. Here's a look at the 10 most important offseason moves from a fantasy perspective and how they impact the new...
I have another submission for the growing stack of proof that Mike Florio is flat nuts. With Denver winning the Peyton Manning sweepstakes, the Broncos will be looking to unload Tebow pronto. Last night, Florio floated the idea that the Bengals might be a good fit for him. What?!?! Maybe Florio just needed another team [...]
I have to admit, it was exciting to play the "guess where Peyton will land?" game... but now it's over, and I'm glad for that. What a colossal distraction!I managed to catch up with Ron Jaworski ("Jaws"), and he affirmed my belief that the Peyton Maning signing by the Broncos has little or no effect upon the Eagles' 2012 plans... and according to Jaws...
Let the Tim Tebow sweepstakes begin.
With Peyton Manning supplanting Tebow as Denver's starting quarterback, other teams have discussed acquiring the unconventional Tebow from the Broncos, including the Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers, Miami Dolphins and New York Jets, according to an ESPN.com report.
Among those teams, one league source categorized the Jets as "...
Now that Peyton Manning is officially a member of the Denver Broncos the team moved quickly to find a taker for QB Tim Tebow. The Broncos have traded the fan favorite to the NY Jets for a fourth round pick, according to multiple reports. Tebow took over the starting quarterback duties for the Broncos in [...]
Time To Start Thinking About The Draft
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Yep. Here we are in the middle of NCAA March Madness and I’m writing about football. Surprise, surprise. Listen, I can’t even begin to focus on anything other than football at the moment. All the NFL drama has been all-consuming, and let’s face it, I’m 100% in football mode at the moment. That...