Peyton Manning RUMORS & NEWS

  • Peyton Manning Post-Budweiser Celebration ... At Disneyland!

    TMZ "Disneyland is the most hungover place on Earth ... if Peyton Manning slammed as many Budweisers as he threatened to after Super Bowl 50. Peyton and his 4-year-old twins Mosley and Marshall are in Anaheim right now, and hitched a ride with Mickey, Minnie and co. for a victory parade -- his last..." February 08

  • Manning's decision not coming for 'few' weeks

    Today "Fresh off the Denver Broncos' victory in Super Bowl 50, quarterback Peyton Manning tells TODAY that the Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton was gracious and humble in defeat. He says he's going to enjoy his victory for a few weeks before deciding whether he will continue his career. " February 08

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    Andrew Siciliano @AndrewSiciliano

    Peyton Manning is now the winningest QB in @NFL history. 200 victories, one more than Brett Favre.

  • Broncos outlast Panthers, claim third Super Bowl title; Von Miller is MVP "The Denver Broncos authored one of the greatest defensive performances in Super Bowl 50, helping Peyton Manning write one of the game's most improbable stories in the process. The Broncos are Super Bowl champions for a third time after dismantling the Panthers 24-10 inside a raucous Levi's..." February 08

  • Did Peyton Manning tip off his retirement plans by plugging Budweiser?

    Fox Sports "Peyton Manning didn’t say he was ready to retire after the Denver Broncos’ Super Bowl 50 win, but he did say something that he sure shouldn’t have said if he isn’t ending his 18-year NFL career. "You know, I'll take some time to reflect,” Manning told CBS sideline reporter Tracy Wolfson after..." February 08

  • How John Elway got Peyton Manning to buy Denver Broncos

    ESPN "The Promise is likely now somewhere on the list. With the franchise's record-tying eighth trip to the Super Bowl already booked, John Elway’s declaration to Peyton Manning in 2012 is wedged into the list of historical references that includes Orange Crush, The Helicopter, T.D., Back-to-Back,..." February 07

  • Peyton Manning 'near tears' addressing Broncos during meeting

    ESPN "In the Broncos' team meeting Saturday night before Super Bowl 50, both Peyton Manning and DeMarcus Ware got choked up when addressing the team. "Both were very emotional and near tears," team president Joe Ellis told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio. Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak addressed the team..." February 07

  • Manning vs. Newton proves opposites attract

    ESPN "Peyton Manning vs. Cam Newton -- man, it could have been something if only they were born around the same time. Go ahead and consider what defined the enduring sports rivalries of the past. Ali and Frazier. Arnie and Jack. Russell and Chamberlain. Chrissie and Martina. Magic and Bird. The..." February 07

  • Charlie Sly calls PIs hired by Peyton Manning legal team 'very professional'

    ESPN "Charlie Sly, responding to a report in The Washington Post that said Peyton Manning's lawyers sent investigators to his home before the release of an Al-Jazeera America documentary in December, says he didn't believe investigators were there to intimidate him into cooperation. Speaking to..." February 06

  • Eli Manning: 'Tough' for Peyton to switch teams in '16 "Speculation on Peyton Manning's football future has dominated an otherwise tepid lead-up to Super Bowl 50. Although Peyton has acknowledged to close friends that he expects Sunday's game to be his last, Eli Manning warned NFL Media's Andrew Siciliano on Friday not to expect a decision in front..." February 06

  • Inside Peyton Manning’s secret investigation into Al Jazeera documentary

    Washington Post "Five days before a documentary alleged that quarterback Peyton Manning and other star athletes had used performance-enhancing drugs, two men hired by Manning’s lawyers visited the parents of the documentary’s key witness. Both men wore black overcoats and jeans and, according to a 911 call from..." February 05

  • Archie Manning: Peyton 'knows' he won't be with the Broncos in 2016

    CBS Sports "If Peyton Manning decides to play one more season, don't look for him to return to Denver. According to Archie Manning, Peyton "knows" that Super Bowl 50 will likely be his last game with the Broncos. During an interview with ESPN's Mike and Mike on Thursday, Archie revealed that Peyton has..." February 05

  • Eli Manning says brother Peyton ‘would never do anything like’ HGH

    Sporting News "When Al-Jazeera released its report tying Peyton Manning to HGH, the Broncos quarterback quickly called the allegations “complete garbage.” Peyton’s brother and fellow NFL QB, Eli, followed suit Thursday. “I just saw his comments right away and know 100 percent that everything just kind of came..." February 04

  • Colts owner Jim Irsay says he asked Peyton Manning to retire as a Colt

    CBS Sports "When Peyton Manning split from his former team, the Indianapolis Colts, it was not exactly all sunshine and rainbows. Manning was essentially forced out the door after sitting out an entire season due to multiple neck surgeries, as the Colts decided to select his replacement (Andrew Luck) with the..." February 04

  • Elway to give Peyton 'plenty of time' for decision "Peyton Manning is stiff-arming retirement speculation in the lead-up to Super Bowl 50, concentrating instead on enjoying the moment in his 18th NFL season. Once it does come time for Manning to make that decision, however, the Denver Broncos will await the news before setting their quarterback..." February 03

  • Peyton Manning discusses Ken Stabler; post-NFL health concerns

    San Francisco Chronicle "Peyton Manning got to know former Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler through his dad, Archie, who was briefly Stabler’s teammate with the Saints in 1982. Archie Manning and Stabler remained friends after their NFL careers ended in 1984. As a result, Peyton Manning also formed a connection with..." February 03

  • Rams have discussed bringing Peyton Manning to L.A. in 2016

    ESPN "The Rams have had internal discussions about bringing Peyton Manning to Los Angeles should he want to play another season, per a league source. Manning still is under contract to the Broncos for another year, but most around the league do not expect him to return to Denver next season, if he..." February 03

  • Colts hope to welcome back Peyton Manning in retirement

    The Score "The Indianapolis Colts hope to cement Peyton Manning's legacy as one of the greatest players in their franchise's history when the Denver Broncos quarterback decides to retire. Since being released by the team that drafted him first overall in 1998, Manning has remained amicable with the Colts,..." February 03

  • Peyton Manning called the perfect play and made his HGH scandal disappear (for now)

    SB Nation "Peyton Manning faced dozens of media members crushed up against his podium last night to see him at Super Bowl media day, the largest and most unpredictable press conference of the season. There, he was asked about the NFL's investigation into allegations he obtained human growth hormone. "I..." February 02

  • Peyton Manning isn’t talking about his future, again

    Pro Football Talk "Peyton Manning has about an hour to do this. But before settling into Opening Night (the artist formerly known as media day), Manning was stopped by the NFL Network’s Marshall Faulk, who asked him if this was his last game. “I don’t know the answer to that, Marshall,” he replied. And with..." February 02

  • Report: Manning has told friends he expects to retire after Super Bowl

    The Score "Peyton Manning has told close friends he expects Super Bowl 50 to be his final game, Ian Rapoport said during an appearance on NFL Network's "Super Bowl Live" on Monday. "The reality is (Manning) let the cat out of the bag a little bit telling Bill Belichick this may be his last rodeo,"..." February 01

  • Peyton Manning says he isn’t thinking about next season

    Pro Football Talk "Get used to Peyton Manning being asked questions this week about playing next season. And get used to him not providing an answer to the question. In a taped interview with ESPN’s Chris Berman that played at halftime of the Pro Bowl, with Berman in Hawaii and Manning still (at the time of the..." February 01

  • Ron Rivera on facing Peyton: It'll be a 'chess match' "One week remains until Carolina's looming date with Denver in Super Bowl 50. The Panthers' defense is quickly finding out how difficult it is to crack Peyton Manning's code. Rather than spending hours agonizing over Manning's various gestures and calls, the Panthers are opting for a simple..." January 31

  • Peyton Manning gives Belichickian response to 'last rodeo' questions

    CBS Sports "On Sunday after toppling the New England Patriots and advancing to Super Bowl 50, Peyton Manning was captured giving a message to Bill Belichick about the Super Bowl being his "last rodeo." "I don't know if it's been confirmed," Manning said before questioning the issue of microphones being..." January 29

  • Panthers players ‘don’t care’ if Super Bowl is Peyton Manning’s last game

    Larry Brown Sports "Peyton Manning is one of the greatest players to ever touch a football, and Super Bowl 50 could be the final game of his career. Excuse his opponents for not caring. On Wednesday, a few Carolina Panthers players were asked if they feel like the country is rooting for Manning because of the..." January 28

  • Eli admits Super Bowl could be Peyton's last game: 'It would be a good way to go out'

    The Score "Aside from a not-so-subtle hint to Bill Belichick following the AFC Championship Game, Peyton Manning still hasn't officially declared whether he intends to call it a career at season's end. New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning told reporters Wednesday that while even he hasn't heard one way..." January 27

  • NFL conducting Petyon Manning HGH investigation independent of USADA, MLB

    SB Nation "The NFL is conducting an independent review of the Al Jazeera report that Peyton Manning had human growth hormone delivered to him under his wife's name in 2011, according to The Associated Press. The league will not join forces with Major League Baseball and the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to..." January 27

  • Peyton told Belichick, “This might be my last rodeo”

    Pro Football Talk "As Peyton Manning and Bill Belichick embraced after the AFC Championship Game, Manning acknowledged that it may have been the last time the two of them competed against each other. Although both Manning and Belichick declined to go into specifics about what was said, NFL Network captured the..." January 26

  • Peyton Manning earns $2M bonus for AFC championship win over Patriots

    The Score "Peyton Manning earned back half of the $4 million pay cut he accepted last winter by leading the Denver Broncos back to the Super Bowl. He can recoup the rest with a win over Carolina in two weeks. Manning agreed to GM John Elway's request that he reduce his 2015 salary to $15 million. But..." January 25

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    A victory in today’s AFC Champ game would kick in a $2 million incentive for Peyton Manning, and a victory in SB would mean another $2M.

  • It’s not Manning vs. Brady, it’s Manning vs. Belichick

    Pro Football Talk "The seventeenth installment of the Peyton Manning and Tom Brady rivalry has added sizzle to the AFC Championship, but unless and until both guys will be on the field at the same time, it’s all overblown. The real battle, and the relevant constant since Brady became New England’s starter in 2001,..." January 24

  • Michael Robinson: I think Peyton Manning is done "NFL Media's Michael Robinson, a former Seahawks fullback, had an insider's perspective on Seattle's destruction of Peyton Manning and the Broncos back in Super Bowl XLVIII. So it's not surprising that he thinks the future Hall of Fame quarterback is on his last legs now -- Robinson thought the..." January 24

  • Reggie Wayne suggests Super Bowl XLIV pick-six wasn’t his fault

    Pro Football Talk "Even as former Saints cornerback Tracy Porter was running to the end zone with the championship-clinching interception in Super Bowl XLIV, the blame already was landing on Colts receiver Reggie Wayne for failing to be in position to catch the ball. Which means, naturally, that the game-deciding..." January 24

  • Bill Polian on Peyton Manning and Tom Brady: 'Two best of their generation'

    ESPN "Bill Polian and Jeff Saturday are two people who know Peyton Manning better than many. Polian drafted Manning with the No. 1 overall pick in 1998 and Saturday was Manning’s starting center throughout most of his career with the Indianapolis Colts. They both believe people should hold off on..." January 22

  • Rhode Island whiskey company sends Peyton Manning bottle, makes HGH joke

    Sporting News "A Rhode Island whiskey company thoughtfully sent Peyton Manning a care package for the upcoming Super Bowl. Sons of Liberty Spirits on Wednesday posted a picture on Instagram of the box and a bottle of whiskey for the veteran quarterback and included a letter, which hints that the Broncos will..." January 21

  • Peyton Manning has ‘hit a wall’ like Kobe Bryant, says Brandon Marshall

    Sporting News "Appearing on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” Jets receiver Brandon Marshall described Peyton Manning’s decline by comparing him to another fading star in another sport. "It kind of reminds me of watching Kobe Bryant, right?" Marshall said (via "These last couple of years you’ve..." January 21

  • Gary Kubiak pins Broncos' woes on drops, not Peyton Manning

    USA Today "After Gary Kubiak twice pulled his starting quarterback from games this year, it was fair to wonder heading into the postseason just how long of a leash he would have on Peyton Manning. Very long, it turns out. Kubiak said there was no consideration to yanking Manning in place of Brock..." January 18

  • Report: Peyton Manning Mentioned In Talks About Titans’ Next Ownership Group

    NESN "Could Peyton Manning land with the Tennessee Titans organization once he hangs up the cleats? Manning obviously is focused on the Denver Broncos’ upcoming AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots, but according to FOX Sports’ Jay Glazer, the quarterback’s name is being tossed..." January 18

  • Reggie Wayne: Peyton will be fresh vs. Steelers "Sunday afternoon's Divisional Round tussle between the Denver Broncos and Pittsburgh Steelers comes with a plethora of questions at the quarterback position. Ben Roethlisberger's shoulder injury isn't expected to restrict the playbook, but how much will he throw the ball down the field? For..." January 17

  • Kubiak wanted Manning back as starter after Week 15, was overruled

    The Score "Peyton Manning reportedly could have been back under center in advance of the postseason if the decision was left up to Gary Kubiak. The Denver Broncos head coach wanted to turn back to Manning following his team's Week 15 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, but was overruled by management,..." January 17

  • No leash on Peyton Manning today, but . . . .

    Pro Football Talk "As Peyton Manning enters the divisional round against the Steelers, he’s healthier than he has been all year — including Week One of the regular season. It means that, as Manning prepares to start for the first time since November 15, he has the same status he ever has had when starting a game..." January 17

  • Steelers' Tomlin won't doubt Manning: 'Animals like him rise up in these moments'

    The Score "Peyton Manning may no longer be at the top of his game, but Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin knows better than to underestimate an all-time great. Speaking with NFL Network's Andrea Kramer leading up to Sunday's divisional-round game, Tomlin indicated he expects to see the Denver..." January 17

  • Ben, Peyton, Brady are 13 of the last 15 AFC Super Bowl quarterbacks

    Pro Football Talk "For the 13th time in 15 years, the starting quarterback for the AFC Super Bowl team will be Ben Roethlisberger, Peyton Manning or Tom Brady. That was assured on Saturday, when Brady’s Patriots beat the Chiefs to advance to the AFC Championship Game for the 10th time since Brady became the..." January 17

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    Lindsay Jones @bylindsayhjones

    Peyton Manning on news Al-Jazeera America shutting down: "I'm sure that's just devastating to all their viewers." Yes, he was sarcastic.

  • Blindsided by adversity, Peyton Manning chose to "be a pro"

    Denver Post "Given back his job as starting quarterback, Peyton Manning stood inside the Broncos' locker room and revealed a little of what's inside his heart. There is gratitude for his last, best chance to win the Super Bowl one more time. But the hurt also lingers, as the result of pain that struck Manning..." January 09

  • Broncos name Peyton Manning starting QB in playoffs

    ESPN "The Denver Broncos will start Peyton Manning at quarterback in the playoffs, the team announced Thursday. Head coach Gary Kubiak told the team at its Thursday morning meeting that Manning would start." January 07

  • Ashley Manning accused of receiving ‘illegal’ shipments of HGH

    Larry Brown Sports "Since Peyton Manning has not denied that his wife received numerous shipments of human growth hormone, it seems fair to wonder why a drug that has been used by countless athletes — almost all illegally — would be sent to an NFL player’s home. When the Al Jazeera story linking Manning to HGH..." January 06

  • Peyton Manning Could Make An Extra $4 Million With Super Bowl Run

    Complex "Peyton Manning made $15 million during the regular season, but the Broncos QB is hoping to pad his pockets with another $4 million with a Super Bowl run. CBS Sports has an interesting rundown of how much NFL players make during the playoffs, all payable from a pool of money distributed by the..." January 06

  • Peyton and Jim Nantz share an agent, could explain the ‘non-story’ thing

    Larry Brown Sports "Peyton Manning has been accused by an actual news outlet of having human growth hormone shipped to his home, and it is truly shocking how little we have heard about it. CBS broadcast announcer Jim Nantz did his best to bury the narrative on Sunday, referring to it earlier in the week as a..." January 05

  • Gary Kubiak refuses to commit to starting quarterback

    Larry Brown Sports "Broncos coach Gary Kubiak refused to commit to a starting quarterback for the team’s first playoff game. The Broncos have the top seed in the AFC, so they’ll have two weeks to make and announce a decision, and Kubiak intends to take full advantage of that time. “I won’t say anything,” Kubiak..." January 05