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Bill Polian suggested that Peyton Manning's time with the Colts is not over:
On Bill Polian’s radio show Monday night, the team’s vice chairman acknowledged that even if Indianapolis took a quarterback with the No. 1 draft pick, presumably Luck, the only way to turn things around next season would be with a veteran.
Polian did not specifically discuss Luck, citing NFL rules that bar team officials from commenting on underclassmen who are not officially in the draft.
“Even if we were to draft a marquee guy in the first round, he’s not going to come in and contribute immediately unless he’s a rookie running back,” Polian said. “It takes time is the point I want to make.”
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The Colts are 0-13 and could be headed for a winless season. If that happens, it looks like the team will fire coach Jim Caldwell.
The Colts will have to win their last two games the same way they tried to win their first 14 -- without Peyton Manning.
Minutes after the previously winless Colts got their first win, 27-13 over Tennessee, team vice chairman Bill Polian said the four-time league MVP will not play this season though he has begun throwing to teammates at the team complex.
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Peyton Manning has started throwing the football again.
Colts coach Jim Caldwell said Wednesday that Manning is throwing the ball as part of his rehabilitation from neck surgery Sept. 8. There's no indication that Manning will practice with his teammates before the season ends Jan. 1, much less play in a game, but the news was a positive step in Manning's recovery.
Peyton is throwing! Peyton is throwing!
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Colts quarterback Peyton Manning has started throwing the football again.
Jim Caldwell: "Why did you not have the stupid nerve neck surgery two to three months earlier? Do you not know I'm not that great of a head football coach unless you are my quarterback?"
Peyton Manning: "Well, you know, I'll be in Washington or New Orleans for next season. Maybe the Sean Payton or Mike Shanahan like you enough to be a defensive assistant...
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Published 01:56 p.m., Monday, December 12, 2011
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