The Early Lead: Peyton Manning


Posted at 07:26 PM ET, 01/19/2014

Peyton Manning, Tom Brady in AFC championship game memes

Broncos are headed to the Super Bowl after beating Patriots.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:26 PM ET, 01/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning, Super Bowl XLVIII

Posted at 09:08 AM ET, 01/17/2014

Five things to remember about Brady vs. Manning

The future Hall of Famers will meet for the 15th time in the Patriots-Broncos AFC championship game.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:08 AM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Peyton Manning, Tom Brady

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Wes Welker on Brady vs. Manning: Who’s his favorite?

It’s a Picasso-Michelangelo situation as far as the Denver Broncos wide receiver is concerned.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:42 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL playoffs, Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Wes Welker

Posted at 08:11 AM ET, 01/16/2014

Peyton Manning explains “Omaha.” Kind of. (video)

Only the Denver Broncos and their quarterback really know what the word means at the line of scrimmage.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:11 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL playoffs, Peyton Manning

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 01/12/2014

Could this be Peyton Manning’s last season?

His future will depend on the results of a neck exam, required by his contract, in March, ESPN reports.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:10 PM ET, 01/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 12/31/2013

Peyton Manning’s passing-yardage record is under review, report says

If pass is ruled a lateral, Broncos QB would fall one yard short of Drew Brees’s single-season mark.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:06 AM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 06:50 PM ET, 12/29/2013

Peyton Manning sets NFL record for passing yards in a season

Denver Broncos quarterback broke Tom Brady’s single-season touchdown record a week ago.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:50 PM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 12/22/2013

Peyton Manning breaks Tom Brady’s touchdown record (video)

Denver Broncos quarterback has 51 TD passes -- with one regular-season game still left.

By Cindy Boren  |  05:46 PM ET, 12/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning, Tom Brady

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 12/09/2013

Peyton Manning: Critics can “shove [it] where the sun don’t shine”

Broncos passed for 397 yards and four touchdowns, not bad for Ron Burgundy’s “succulent baby lamb.“

By Cindy Boren  |  10:03 AM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning: This one goes to Bill Belichick

The latest edition of the classic QB matchup goes to OT and Patriots coach makes a key decision.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:20 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Peyton Manning, Tom Brady

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 11/13/2013

Peyton Manning should sit, Steve Young says

Denver Broncos quarterback should pace himself and get over his ankle injury, according to the Hall of Famer.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:10 AM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning, Steve Young

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 11/11/2013

Peyton Manning MRI shows no new damage, will play Sunday, report says

Despite a high ankle sprain, Denver Broncos quarterback won’t miss game against Kansas City Chiefs.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:28 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Peyton Manning Denver Broncos

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Peyton Manning to have MRI

Denver Broncos quarterback says only that he has a “lower-body” injury.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:20 AM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Peyton Manning sits out practice with minor ankle injury

Broncos quarterback was hurt at some point in the loss to the Indianapolis Colts.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:54 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 10/21/2013

NFL Roundup: Peyton Manning loses in emotional return to Indianapolis

Manning received a warm welcome, but his Denver Broncos lost 39-33 Sunday night. Week 7 was also dominated by multiple injuries to star players.

By Kelyn Soong  |  02:31 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrew Luck, Baltimore Ravens, Ben Roethlisberger, brian cushing, Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Geno Smith, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Jay Cutler, Joe Flacco, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Peyton Manning, Pittsburgh Steelers, Reggie Wayne, Sam Bradford, St. Louis Rams, Tom Brady

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Peyton Manning got warm reception in Indianapolis and then the game began (video)

Andrew Luck and the Colts defense were inhospitable to the Denver Broncos quarterback.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:16 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Peyton Manning on Jim Irsay: Mum’s the word

Broncos quarterback prefers to focus on the game, not his Indianapolis homecoming.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:47 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim Irsay, Peyton Manning

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Andrew Luck on Peyton Manning: “We’re not ignorant. We know who’s coming to town.”

The present Colts quarterback isn’t thinking about facing the former Colts quarterback.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:02 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrew Luck, Jim Irsay, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Tony Dungy: Jim Irsay making return of Peyton Manning “personal”

Colts owner may also be trying to get inside the head of his former quarterback.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:32 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim Irsay, NFL, Peyton Manning, Tony Dungy

Posted at 08:17 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Peyton Manning: John Fox says Jim Irsay took “cheap shot”

So much for the warm and fuzzy story of the quarterback’s return to Indianapolis on Sunday..

By Cindy Boren  |  08:17 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim Irsay, John Fox, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Denver Broncos, Jacksonville Jaguars: Point spread is historic

Twitter spat erupts between the 5-0 and 0-5 teams.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:47 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 09/30/2013

Peyton Manning on historic pace; can it continue?

Broncos quarterback is crushing opponents -- through four games.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:02 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Peyton Manning takes a dig at NFL schedule makers; Chip Kelly digs back

Broncos quarterback and Eagles coach have no choice but to play Sunday. So there.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:40 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chip Kelly, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 12:51 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Broncos lose Ryan Clady for rest of season

Peyton Manning’s protector will have surgery to repair injured foot.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:51 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Peyton Manning, Ryan Clady

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 09/11/2013

Peyton Manning: Eli Manning (and Archie) worried over recovery

Quarterback is healthy again, but his family admits it had concerns.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:08 PM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Peyton Manning, Eli Manning vs. Lionel Messi, FC Barcelona: Who wins?

Peyton Manning, Eli Manning vs. Lionel Messi, Barcelona: Who wins?

By Cindy Boren  |  11:33 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, Lionel Messi, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 07:54 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Peyton Manning ties NFL record with seven TD passes in Broncos-Ravens game

After a lightning delay in NFL opener, quarterback catches fire for a staggering performance, even by his standards.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:54 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 09/05/2013

Wes Welker stars in weird Old Spice ad

Arguably, it's odder to see him in a Denver Broncos uniform in a real NFL game against the Baltimore Ravens.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:01 PM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Peyton Manning, Wes Welker

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 08/28/2013

Peyton Manning asks Broncos fans for quiet

In Indianapolis, fans knew to hush when he and the offense took the field.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:28 PM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Eli Manning says rap career is "one-and-done"

Even his teammates have found the DirecTV ad gets stuck in your head.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:11 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 08/06/2013

Peyton Manning, Eli Manning rap "Football on Your Phone" for DirecTV (video)

Try, just try, to get the commercial jingle out of your head.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:39 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Johnny Manziel leaves Manning passing camp with illness

Father of Heisman winner says his son was dehydrated.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:18 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, Johnny Manziel, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 02:36 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Jerry Jones wants Tony Romo to have Roger Staubach-like role

With a large contract extension come great expectations from the owner of the Dallas Cowboys.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:36 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jerry Jones, Peyton Manning, Tony Romo

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 01/28/2013

Pro Bowl: Was NFC rout the last NFL all-star game?

Be honest: Did you watch the game?

By Cindy Boren  |  09:40 AM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JJ Watt, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 01/13/2013

Peyton Manning's postseason legacy takes another hit

A remarkable comeback season meets the same fate as so many others for the quarterback.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:02 PM ET, 01/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, Peyton Manning

Posted at 08:08 AM ET, 12/07/2012

Peyton Manning and the Broncos roll on to eighth straight win

Playing on a short week, Peyton Manning admits the Broncos are tired. But they keep on winning.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:08 AM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 11/26/2012

Peyton Manning passes concussion test after a hard hit

Peyton Manning, in the midst of a sterling season, had a scary moment in the Denver Broncos' victory Sunday -- but he says, "I'm okay."

By Cindy Boren  |  09:59 AM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning