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Posts Tagged ‘Peyton Manning’

Irsay says Manning won’t play this season

With only four games remaining in the regular season, Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay does not expect quarterback Peyton Manning to play this season, Julie Pursley of WRTV in Indianapolis reports. “I think with the timeframe we have left, I think it’s something where it will go into the offseason,” Irsay said on Thursday. Irsay made similar comments in […]

Peyton Manning’s Doctor Says Fusion Has Healed Well

Peyton Manning’s injured neck is healthy enough for more work. He’s just not ready to start taking hits. One day after Manning’s latest monthly checkup, Dr. Robert Watkins gave the winless Indianapolis Colts and their franchise quarterback some good news in this miserable season: The four-time league MVP is healing. “I am encouraged with what […]

What A Disaster For The Colts

NFL Gridiron Gab columnist Dominic When Peyton Manning was ruled out for the majority of the season Colts fans knew it was going to be a long and hard season. However, none of them expected it to be as long and tough as it has turned out to be. After Manning’s replacement, Kerry Collins, was […]

Colts Can’t Trade Manning Before $28M Roster Bonus Is Due

Peter King of Sports Illustrated reports that the Colts can’t trade quarterback Peyton Manning before his huge $28 million option bonus is due. The bonus is payable several days before the start of the 2012 league year, traditionally around March 1. Trades can’t be made until the league year begins. So if Manning and his […]

Manning Could Push Back Option Bonus Date in Deal

Colts quarterback Peyton Manning discussed his recovery from two neck surgeries with local reporters last week and the issue of his five-year, $90 million contract came up. “It’s a one-year deal with a four-year extension, if you will,” Manning said according to the Indianapolis Star. “I wasn’t healthy when I signed the contract and if […]

Falcons at Colts Friday Injury Report

Atlanta Out: T Sam Baker (back) Probable: DE John Abraham (not injury related), TE Tony Gonzalez (back), WR Julio Jones (hamstring), C Todd McClure (not injury related), CB Christopher Owens (concussion) Indianapolis Out: QB Peyton Manning (neck), T Joe Reitz (knee) Questionable: RB Joseph Addai (knee), LB Pat Angerer (knee), T Anthony Castonzo (ankle), TE […]

Peyton Manning Says He Would Still Like to Play in 2011

Peyton Manning would like to play this season if he can get healthy enough. In an impromptu locker room appearance Thursday, the Colts quarterback told reporters the healing process from his neck surgery Sept. 8 is “going slow” and that he had some of the same issues with the nerve that had caused weakness in […]

Manning Remaining On Active Roster To Practice, Not Play says Polian

Last night on his weekly call-in radio show Colts vice chairman Bill Polian was asked a question by a fan about Peyton Manning and why, despite his neck ailments, he was still on the active roster. Polian answered by saying that the Colts want to keep Peyton on the active roster so that, perhaps, towards […]

Colts at Saints Friday Injury Report

Indianapolis Out: QB Peyton Manning (neck) Questionable: RB Joseph Addai (hamstring), T Anthony Castonzo (ankle), QB Kerry Collins (concussion), LB Kavell Conner (foot), G Ryan Diem (ankle), LB A.J. Edds (concussion), TE Brody Eldridge (knee), WR Anthony Gonzalez (groin), DT Drake Nevis (back) New Orleans Out: LB Will Herring (hamstring), C Olin Kreutz (not injury […]