Found January 28, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the Indianapolis Colts decided weeks ago during their search for a new general manager that they will indeed be moving on from quarterback Peyton Manning. LaCanfora indicated that Friday’s joint statement between the Colts and Manning doesn’t change the fact that he’s almost certainly done in Indy. It’s time now for Colts owner Jim Irsay to stop wasting time and release Manning.
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