Report: Increased Interest Among NFL Teams In Peyton Manning

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Monday February 27th, 2012

There is increased interest among teams around the league in signing Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning should he become available, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

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There has been great speculation this winter as to whether the Colts will choose to release  Manning before he earns his $28 million roster bonus in March. The former MVP missed the entire 2011 season, and with the No.1 overall pick in this year’s NFL draft, the Colts are expected to take quarterback Andrew Luck as part of their across the board reconstruction.

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