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Broncos | Brandon McManus should play

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:52:51 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 22, and is listed probable for Week 8.

Fantasy Tip: McManus likely will receive several chances to try field goals and extra points and is a solid starting option.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus not practicing

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:44 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) missed his second straight day of practice Tuesday, Oct. 21.

Fantasy Tip: McManus is expected to be fine for Thursday night against the San Diego Chargers. After kicking six extra points in Week 7, McManus is likely to see a few field goal attempts against the Bolts. He'll cost $2,800 (5.6% of cap) at FantasyScore.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus not practicing

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:58:02 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) did not practice Monday, Oct. 20. The Broncos didn't officially conduct a practice, so McManus' designation is an estimation.

Fantasy Tip: McManus should be fine for Week 8 against the San Diego Chargers Thursday night. He remains a solid option for your FantasyScore lineup in one of the league's best offenses.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus probable

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:20:25 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 17, and is listed as probable for Week 7.

Fantasy Tip: McManus should have several chances to put up some points this week and is a solid starting option.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus a full go

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:47:47 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) was a full participant in practice for the second straight day Thursday, Oct. 16.

Fantasy Tip: You could do much worse than starting McManus as your FantasyScore kicker on a weekly basis.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus a full participant

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:53:26 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) practiced in full Wednesday, Oct. 15.

Fantasy Tip: McManus should continue to be a fine kicking option for your FantasyScore lineups, as he's in one of the most explosive offenses in the league.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus probable

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:56:03 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 10, and is listed as probable for Week 6.

Fantasy Tip: McManus is off to a solid start this season and is a good starting option for owners this week.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus a full participant

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:33:36 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) practiced in full for the second straight day Thursday, Oct. 9.

Fantasy Tip: McManus is fine and should play in Week 6 against the New York Jets. With an offense that typically moves the ball into scoring position frequently, McManus is as good a kicking option as any at FantasyScore.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus practices in full

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:20:40 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) practiced in full Wednesday, Oct. 8.

Fantasy Tip: McManus should be fine to play in Week 6 at the New York Jets. He's a fine kicker investment at FantasyScore for $2,800 (5.6% of cap), despite missing a makeable field goal try last weekend and coming close to missing on another occasion.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus listed as probable

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:04:56 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 3, and is listed as probable for Week 5.

Fantasy Tip: McManus should have opportunities to put up some points in Week 5. McManus is a solid starting option in all leagues.

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Broncos | Matt Prater being released

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:47:39 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Matt Prater is being released before he comes off his four-game suspension, according to a source. PK Brandon McManus has won the team's kicking job.

Fantasy Tip: Prater can be dropped by any owners that were stashing him in standard leagues. McManus can be considered a weekly play in daily leagues because of the Broncos' ability to put up points and get into scoring position often.

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Broncos | Thursday practice report

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:59:07 -0700

Denver Broncos FS David Bruton (ankle), LB Lerentee McCray (knee) and OG Louis Vasquez (ribs) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 2. SS Quinton Carter (knee), TE Virgil Green (concussion), PK Brandon McManus (groin) and LB Danny Trevathan (knee) participated fully.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus a full go

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:16:56 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) was a full participant in practice Wednesday, Oct. 1.

Fantasy Tip: The stout defense of the Arizona Cardinals could increase McManus' ($2,800, 5.60% of cap) chances for field-goal opportunities in Week 5. Seasonal owners will want to cut ties with McManus after this week, though, with Matt Prater due back from suspension for Week 6.

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Broncos | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:36:47 -0700

Denver Broncos LB Lerentee McCray (knee) has been ruled out for Week 3. LB Danny Trevathan (knee) is listed as questionable, while DT Marvin Austin (non-injury), FS David Bruton (shoulder), SS Quinton Carter (knee), OT Ryan Clady (foot), OG Ben Garland (ankle), CB Chris Harris Jr. (knee), PK Brandon McManus (groin) and LB Von Miller (groin) are listed as probable. McCray did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 19. Trevathan was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus practices in full

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:29:08 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 18, after being limited Wednesday, Sept. 17.

Fantasy Tip: McManus should play in Week 3 against the Seattle Seahawks. You could do worse at place kicker than McManus at FantasyScore.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus limited

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:11:15 -0700

Denver Broncos PK Brandon McManus (groin) was limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 17.

Fantasy Tip: McManus should be expected to play against the Seattle Seahawks. If you're not afraid to spend on a kicker at FantasyScore, McManus ($3,600; 7.2% of cap) could be a fine play.

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Broncos | Brandon McManus update

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 03:35:02 -0700

The New York Giants will receive a seventh-round draft pick from the Denver Broncos in exchange for PK Brandon McManus. The pick is only guaranteed if McManus remains Denver's kicker after PK Matt Prater returns from his four-game suspension.

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Giants | Trade Brandon McManus to Denver

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:10:50 -0700

New York Giants PK Brandon McManus was traded to the Denver Broncos Tuesday, Aug. 26, in exchange for a conditional seventh-round draft pick, according to a source.

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Broncos | Acquire Brandon McManus

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:26:49 -0700

The Denver Broncos acquired PK Brandon McManus from the New York Giants Tuesday, Aug. 26. The return for McManus was not disclosed.

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Giants | Four cut

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:10:20 -0700

The New York Giants released CB Charles James, TE Xavier Grimble, TE Jerome Cunningham and PK Brandon McManus.

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Giants | May have kicking competition in training camp

Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:34:41 -0700

New York Giants special teams coach Tom Quinn said he sees a training camp competition for the place kicking job between PK Josh Brown and PK Brandon McManus. "I see everything as a competition," Quinn said. "I really like McManus. I liked him coming out. I thought he was a really good kicker coming out of Temple. He's kicked in the Northeast at a high level, and I think he's got a lot of upside."

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Giants | Make roster moves

Tue, 07 Jan 2014 12:37:34 -0800

New York Giants signed TE Daniel Fells (Patriots), WR Preston Parker (Saints), LB Spencer Adkins (Ravens), OL Troy Kropog (Colts) and PK Brandon McManus (Colts) Tuesday, Jan. 7. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

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Giants | Work out 20 players

Wed, 30 Oct 2013 20:15:16 -0700

The New York Giants worked out 20 players Tuesday, Oct. 29. The list of attendees, confirmed by a league source with knowledge of the situation, includes DE Kendrick Adams (Bengals), TE Colin Anderson (Vikings), WR Danny Coale (Colts), QB B.J. Coleman (Packers), LS Bryce Davis (Bengals), WR Reggie Dunn (Packers), FB Kendall Gaskins (Titans), QB Jerrod Johnson (Steelers), C Kevin Kowalski (Cowboys), RB Miguel Maysonet (Chargers), PK Brandon McManus (Colts), PK Patrick Murray (Fordham), OG Eric Olsen (Broncos), WR Preston Parker (Saints), OT Willie Smith (Raiders), CB Trevin Wade (Browns), RB Cam White (Texas Christian), RB Keiland Williams (Redskins), LB Lawrence Wilson (Titans) and P Brad Wing (Eagles).

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Colts | Trim roster down prior to cut day

Sun, 25 Aug 2013 18:15:02 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts waived CBs Johnny Adams and Allen Chapman Sunday, Aug. 25. OG Danous Estenor, DT Kellen Heard, PK Brandon McManus, RB Davin Meggett, LB C.O. Prime, C Rick Schmeig and S Ashante Williams Sunday, Aug. 25.

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