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Peyton Manning

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Broncos | Peyton Manning tops old team

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 20:50:14 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning completed 22 of his 36 pass attempts for 269 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions in the Week 1 game against the Indianapolis Colts.

Fantasy Tip: Now that he has beaten his former team, he joins Brett Favre as the only quarterback in NFL history to record a win against all 32 teams in the league. He remains a tremendous FantasyScore option heading into Week 2, even if he comes with a hefty salary. In Denver's high-octane offense, rarely will Manning have a poor stat line.

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Broncos | Peyton Manning fined

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:17:29 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning was fined $8200 for taunting in the team's third preseason game. Manning will not appeal the fine.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Chris Mortensen

Broncos | Peyton Manning frustrated with practice

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:30:17 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning was disappointed with how the Broncos' offense played against the Houston Texans in practice Tuesday, Aug. 19. "I thought our offense stunk. I thought their defense kicked our butt. We will learn from the film, and hopefully we come out tomorrow and do a better job from a players' standpoint and execute."

Fantasy Tip: Not a lot should be gleaned from one joint practice. The Broncos have looked dominant this preseason and Manning is still the No. 1 fantasy quarterback to draft.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Denver Post - Troy E. Renck

Broncos | Peyton Manning working with new WRs

Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:58:45 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning recently worked with WRs Emmanuel Sanders and Cody Latimer after practice to make sure they know what each hand signal and code word means. Manning did not throw any passes during the session.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Denver Post - Troy E. Renck

Broncos | Ryan Clady makes a difference

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:51:17 -0700

Denver Broncos OT Ryan Clady was a brick against edge rushers in the team's preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks Thursday, Aug. 8. QB Peyton Manning was able to step up in the pocket against the Seahawks, something he was unable to do in the Super Bowl loss to the same team.

Fantasy Tip: Manning and his fantasy owners this year will welcome Clady's return to the offensive line with open arms. Stepping up in the pocket is big for Manning and his comfortability.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Denver Post - Troy E. Renck

Broncos | Emmanuel Sanders compares QBs

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:11:56 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders said QB Peyton Manning is a "better leader" than Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger. "This is the first time that I had a quarterback that stays every single day after practice, no matter what his accolades," Sanders said. "From NFL MVP, Super Bowl rings. He keeps guys like me and (Cody) Latimer after practice and we're out there 15, 20 minutes. And he's not one of those guys you gotta go chase down, he's gonna be right at the same spot ready to work, every single day."

Fantasy Tip: Sanders is set to be the No. 3 receiver for the Broncos this season, and the extra work he is putting in with Manning should help him hit the ground running when the season begins. He is worth drafting in the middle rounds as a WR3 in fantasy leagues.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: - Dan Hanzus

Broncos | Looking to have more efficient running game

Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:17:35 -0700

The Denver Broncos will still be a passing team but want to have a more efficient running game since they will be facing more defensive subpackages during games. "We're always going to try to get the best look, to do the best thing in each situation for the offense to be successful," offensive coordinator Adam Gase said. "The more things we can do, the more options we have. We want to be able to execute the plays we want in those situations. If that's throwing, that's throwing the ball, if it's running, then we want that available, too." A better running game will also help QB Peyton Manning's play-action passing.

Fantasy Tip: Montee Ball is entering this upcoming season as the starter and should have space to run with opponents worrying about the teams running game. Ball should be a starter in every league and likely will be selected in the first two or three rounds.

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Broncos | Peyton Manning was NFL's most accurate QB last year

Fri, 04 Jul 2014 10:06:27 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning ranked first in the NFL last year in "catchable" passes, according to Stats Inc. He also ranked above the league average in terms of completion percentage on both short and deep throw to all areas of the field.

Fantasy Tip: While his arm strength has been questioned in recent years, the fact that his accuracy remains elite should help ensure that Manning continues to put up huge offensive numbers.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Denver Post - Troy E. Renck

Broncos | Peyton Manning not thinking about retirement

Sun, 22 Jun 2014 17:13:39 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning said he has not considered about retirement and wants to play as long as he is productive and still loves the game. Manning said he would like to play out his current contract, which runs through the 2016 season.

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Broncos | Peyton Manning not acting differently this year

Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:04:20 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning isn't going into the 2014 season treating it any differently than he has previous seasons, according to TE Julius Thomas. "I don't think we have any additional pressure because of Peyton's age. He is going to come out here and he is going to expect the best of us day in and day out, and it is up to us all to live up to that," Thomas said.

Fantasy Tip: Manning won't match his record-setting numbers from 2013, but Denver's offense is still among the most potent in the league, despite losing a few weapons. You'll have to pay a hefty price for his services this year as likely the first QB off the board.

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