Comeback Player Of The Year
When Peyton Manning returned to the NFL after a series of neck operations, there was plenty of talk about when – and even whether – he would return to the level of play that earned four MVP awards and two Super Bowl appearances.
John Elway says the Denver Broncos, still stinging from their playoff loss to the Baltimore Ravens in January, are primed for greatness in 2013 if they can just stay healthy and hungry.
Peyton Manning knows that at age 37, he’s long in tooth and short on time, at least by NFL standards. Yet, the annual influx of 22-year-olds who are ever-stronger, ever-fitter and ever-faster have him feeling like a youngster himself.
Peyton Manning is on pace for the second-best statistical NFL season of his career. He’s already thrown for more than 4,000 yards with 34 touchdown passes, a single season franchise record for the Broncos.