Peyton Manning - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Peyton Manning Manning's number to be retired during fall ceremony in Indy INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Last fall, Peyton Manning returned to Indianapolis for a Super Bowl reunion. In October, he's coming back for some personal honors. Team owner Jim Irsay announced Tuesday that the Colts will unveil a statue of Manning outside Lucas Oil Stadium on Oct. 7. One day later, the Colts will honor the biggest star of their Indy era by retiring the familiar No. 18... Tue, 09 May 2017 22:52:00 GMT 2017-05-09T22:52:00Z The Latest: Gorsuch confirmation vote expected by April 10 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley says the Senate is aiming to confirm Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch before a two-week break that starts April 10. The committee e... Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:55:00 GMT 2017-03-20T19:55:00Z Political football: For some, Super Bowl reflects US divide BOSTON (AP) — Not even the grandest of American sports spectacles is immune to the nation's deep political divisions. Patriots fans have spent nearly two full seasons being reminded of the close friendship between President Donald Trump and their team's three top figures — owner Robert Kraft, star quarterback Tom Brady and coach Bill Belichick. ... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:11:00 GMT 2017-01-27T08:11:00Z The Latest: Governors ask House to continue Medicaid help WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on activities in Congress (all times EST): 6:10 p.m. The nation's governors are asking top House Republicans to retain "a meaningful federal role" in financing the Medicaid program for low-income people. In a letter Tuesday to GOP leaders, the bipartisan National Governors Association writ... Tue, 24 Jan 2017 23:28:00 GMT 2017-01-24T23:28:00Z Colts fire general manager Ryan Grigson after 5 seasons INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Grigson spent everything he could to bring another Super Bowl title to Indianapolis. He paid a heavy price for coming up short. On Saturday, Colts owner Jim Irsay fired his general manager after five up-and-down years that ended with Indy missing the playoffs in consecutive seasons for the first time since 1997-98. ... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:59:00 GMT 2017-01-22T01:59:00Z Bills agree to hire Rick Dennison as offensive coordinator ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Newly hired Bills coach Sean McDermott is placing his trust in former Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Rick Dennison to oversee Buffalo's run-heavy attack. And it might help, too, that Dennison has a connection to quarterback Tyrod Taylor, whose long-term future has been in question in Buffalo. The Bills on... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:10:00 GMT 2017-01-20T01:10:00Z Roethlisberger hoping to play up to Brady's "gold standard" PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger intended for the moment to be private. The camera following him to midfield and the microphone tucked inside Tom Brady's shoulder pads ended up making that impossible. Their brief exchange before Brady and the New England Patriots visited the Pittsburgh Steelers in October provided a snapshot into a rivalry that never ... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:45:00 GMT 2017-01-19T07:45:00Z Broadway Brock? Can Osweiler lead Texans to historic upset Before this weekend, just five NFL playoff games since 1966 have featured a team favored by at least 15 points. Just one of those underdogs won the game (Google "Joe Namath" if you need more information on that). Oddsmakers don't think Brock Osweiler should guarantee the 16-point underdog Houston Texans can beat Tom Brady and the Patriots in New England. ... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:24:00 GMT 2017-01-10T21:24:00Z Osweiler returns to lead Texans over Oakland 27-14 HOUSTON (AP) — Brock Osweiler redeemed himself after last month's benching. Jadeveon Clowney established himself as a postseason force. And the Houston Texans got their first playoff victory since the 2012 season Saturday against the Oakland Raiders. Osweiler threw for a touchdown and ran for another to lead the Texans to a 27-14 wild-c... Sun, 08 Jan 2017 02:54:00 GMT 2017-01-08T02:54:00Z It's a mix of familiar, fresh faces at QB in AFC playoffs The AFC playoff field features a mix of familiar faces and fresh blood at quarterback, and this time none of them will have to fret over seeing Von Miller ready to wreck game plans and Super Bowl dreams. While the defending champion Denver Broncos sit this one out and search for a new coach, Tom Brady, Ben Roethlisberger and Alex Smith return to the playo... Thu, 05 Jan 2017 18:25:00 GMT 2017-01-05T18:25:00Z Osweiler to start for Texans against Raiders HOUSTON (AP) — Brock Osweiler will start at quarterback for the Houston Texans on Saturday in their wild-card game against the Oakland Raiders. Coach Bill O'Brien announced the decision on Tuesday with Tom Savage, who had started the past two games, still recovering from a concussion he suffered on Sunday. Osweiler started the first 14 ... Tue, 03 Jan 2017 19:11:00 GMT 2017-01-03T19:11:00Z ICYMI in NFL Week 17: Rodgers, Pack soar; Cousins, Skins out LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — There they were on a late November afternoon, seemingly headed in opposite directions: Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers were 4-6 and losers of four games in a row; Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins were 6-3-1 and winners of six of eight. Right after the Packers were beaten by the Redskins by 18 points in Week 11, Rodgers... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 06:47:00 GMT 2017-01-02T06:47:00Z Kubiak tells Broncos he's leaving for health reasons DENVER (AP) — Broncos coach Gary Kubiak informed his players after their victory over Oakland on Sunday that he's stepping away from the game and the team he loves. He said the grind of coaching was taking too big of a toll on his health. "In all honesty, I've struggled this year ," said Kubiak, who has fought fatigue ever since suffering a complex migrai... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 03:25:00 GMT 2017-01-02T03:25:00Z Brady throws for 3 scores to help Pats beat Miami 35-14 MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The New England Patriots finished the regular season with a perfect road record, and are hoping their next trip is to the Super Bowl. Tom Brady threw for 276 yards and three scores Sunday to help the Patriots clinch home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs by beating the Miami Dolphins 35-14. New Engla... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 02:19:00 GMT 2017-01-02T02:19:00Z Raiders and Colts both left dejected after Oakland's win OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When the final whistle blew, both the Indianapolis Colts and Oakland Raiders felt like they lost. The scoreboard told the story for the Colts, who were eliminated from playoff contention with the 33-25 loss to Oakland on Saturday. The pain for the Raiders might have been even worse. Quarterback Derek Carr broke hi... Sun, 25 Dec 2016 07:13:00 GMT 2016-12-25T07:13:00Z Patriots-Broncos rematch could be playoff preview The Seattle Seahawks kicked off Week 15 by securing another NFC West title. Three more teams can clinch division crowns while three others have a chance to earn a playoff berth. The Patriots, Cowboys and Lions are playing to lock up division championships, while the Chiefs and Raiders are close to wrapping up a spot in the postseason. W... Sat, 17 Dec 2016 17:34:00 GMT 2016-12-17T17:34:00Z Texans take control of AFC South with another win in Indy INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Houston Texans are heading home with a lot more than a second straight victory at Indianapolis. They're atop the AFC South, again, and in control of their own postseason fate, again, if they keep finding ways to win games. What they did Sunday to snap a three-game losing streak and position themselves for a secon... Mon, 12 Dec 2016 07:40:00 GMT 2016-12-12T07:40:00Z ICYMI in NFL: At site of cancer treatment, KC's Berry excels As it is, this was going to be an emotional afternoon for Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry, who grew up in suburban Atlanta and was playing at the Falcons for the first time as a pro — and, more meaningfully, the first time since he was treated for cancer in the city. "I shed a few tears before the game. I shed a few during the game. And I shed a few ... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:53:00 GMT 2016-12-05T07:53:00Z The Latest: Seahawks' Thomas has fractured lower left leg The Latest on Week 13 of the NFL season: (all times Eastern): 10:30 p.m. Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas is out after suffering a fractured lower left leg in the first half of Sunday's game against Carolina. Pete Carroll told NBC's "Sunday Night Football" that Thomas suffered a cracked tibia i... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 03:38:00 GMT 2016-12-05T03:38:00Z Family Feud: Maras-Rooneys, better known as Giants-Steelers The Giants vs. the Steelers. Or sometimes referred to as the Maras against the Rooneys for their family business roots. They meet in a huge game Sunday in Pittsburgh that could clear some of the muddled playoff picture. New York (8-3) is among the hottest teams in football with six straight victories. Not that it's helped the Giants mov... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 17:33:00 GMT 2016-12-03T17:33:00Z Peyton Manning shows up at Giants to talk with Eli & Co. EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Peyton Manning finally found some time in retirement to get together with little brother Eli. Peyton showed up at the Giants' walk-through workout Tuesday and discussed football, sat through part of a quarterbacks' meeting and talked about playing against the Steelers, New York's opponent this weekend in Pittsburgh. ... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 23:39:00 GMT 2016-11-29T23:39:00Z The Latest: Broncos, Chiefs exchange field goals in OT The Latest on Week 12 of the NFL season (all times Eastern): 12:15 a.m. Denver and Kansas City exchanged field goals in overtime, leaving them tied at 27. Brandon McManus connected on a 44-yarder and Cairo Santos countered with a 37-yarder. Kansas City scored with 12 seconds remaining in regulation when Tyreek Hill ca... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 05:19:00 GMT 2016-11-28T05:19:00Z Pumped-up Payton coaches Saints to 49-21 rout of Rams NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Perhaps New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton hasn't moved on, judging by his raised arms, vigorous fist-pumps, emphatic high-fives and searing glares across the field. Perhaps he was just being diplomatic this past week, when he called Rams' defensive coordinator Gregg Williams a good coach and downplayed the significance of their first game against one an... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 03:07:00 GMT 2016-11-28T03:07:00Z