Originally posted on Redskins Hog Heaven  |  Last updated 3/6/12
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...but I'm not counting on that. Peyton Manning's impending release by the Indianapolis Colts re-surfaced today with breaking news that the sides have agreed to part ways.  That news might be more significant than it seems on the surface.  Peyton Manning was always going to get released or restructed prior to Thursday's deadline.  There was never not going to be news on Manning this week.  However, it was more than possible that Manning would not opt to test the free agent market, if in fact he really wanted to play the 2012 season with the Colts.From what I could gather, both Irsay and Manning wanted Manning to be a Colt in 2012, but Irsay didn't want to commit to Manning beyond that.  Manning wanted to finish his career as a Colt.  Irsay wanted Manning to finish his career as a Colt as well, but with a greater emphasis on the word 'finish' than the word 'Colt.'  Today's news is that both sides agreed that there would never be a time for a mutually beneficial split that is not righ...
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