Latest Peyton Manning News

Bridgewater has the Broncos riding high after long slide

Sep. 20, 2021 17:31 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Maybe it's time for the Denver Broncos and their fanbase to start viewing Teddy Bridgewater as more than just a bridge over the team's turbulent quarterback waters. Thanks to his excellent start, the Broncos are one of two AFC teams that are...

The Latest: Cowboys-Chargers make NFL 14-11 halftime history

Sep. 19, 2021 18:33 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 2 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 6:30 p.m. The NFL has the first 14-11 halftime score in its 102 seasons. Dallas held the 14-11 lead over the Los Angeles Chargers, prompting the search...

Brady, Gronk still a winning combination for SB champs

Sep. 16, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Two touchdown connections in the Super Bowl, then two more in a season-opening victory. The long-running Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski show rolls on with no real signs of slowing down. The prolific duo — now in their second...

Bring back the noise: Fans return as Seahawks host Titans

Sep. 16, 2021 14:34 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The silence of last year's NFL games had some benefits for those who've been trained to communicate in a cauldron of noise. For example, Seattle linebacker Bobby Wagner could hear his coaches yelling from the sideline. “It was fun...

AP Analysis: Manning Bros. talk as big a game as they played

Sep. 14, 2021 02:49 AM EDT

“They're all going to be like this,” Peyton Manning exclaimed after the thrilling climax to the NFL's wildest of opening weekends. “Yeah," replied baby brother Eli, “this was fun, bro.” And not just for America's first family of football,...

Teddy Bridgewater throws 2 TDs, Broncos pound Giants 27-13

Sep. 12, 2021 21:21 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — For the first time since Peyton Manning retired after winning Super Bowl 50, the Denver Broncos may have a quarterback. All it took was 11 tries. Teddy Bridgewater threw two touchdowns in his first start for Denver and...

Massie hooked on Colorado, Broncos glad they landed the vet

Sep. 10, 2021 16:17 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — What first hooked new Denver Broncos right tackle Bobby Massie on Colorado was the hiking and fishing. He and his wife, Angie, bought a home in Castle Rock a year ago as he was entering the second season of his four-year deal with the Chicago...

Colts looking to end opening-game woes against Seahawks

Sep. 10, 2021 15:21 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jim Irsay delivered a succinct message when the Indianapolis Colts reported to training camp. Win the opener. Six weeks later, Irsay's goal still resonates with the players and coaches preparing for Sunday's season opener against...

Wentz ready to make new start as Colts host Seahawks

Sep. 10, 2021 15:19 PM EDT

SEATTLE (12-5) at INDIANAPOLIS (11-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Colts by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook SERIES RECORD: Colts lead 7-5 LAST MEETING: Seahawks beat Colts 46-18 on Oct. 1, 2017...

Broncos' expectations high for '21, hopes for Giants dimmer

Sep. 09, 2021 16:50 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Coming off bad seasons, the Denver Broncos and New York Giants used free agency and the draft to put themselves in position to end playoff droughts. Despite a 5-11 record in 2020, expectations were high for the Broncos to end a run of four...