Former Colts vice chairman Bill Polian believes Peyton Manning can still play at a high level, according to NFL.com.
"It's marked (improvement) from where he was back in September," Polian said to ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption.” "He threw it accurately, he threw it with a good, tight spiral, and he threw it with velocity.”
During the interview on PTI, Polian expressed his confidence in Manning’s throwing abilities despite nerve damage and undergoing spinal fusion surgery. However, his opinion of Manning’s current condition contradict recent reports from NFL Network’s reporters who say that the four-time NFL MVP’s throwing ability is severely limited. Polian was fired in early January after the Colts had a dismal 2-14 season without Peyton Manning under center.