Peyton Manning can't do it alone

Now that QB is cleared for return, Broncos need to reduce reliance on him

Originally Published: March 3, 2014
By Ashley Fox | ESPN.com

It was really just a formality. There was no drama. There was no suspense.

After Peyton Manning sailed through his postseason physical and three days later felt strong enough to swing a golf club at Pebble Beach, there was no question he would be medically cleared to play for the Denver Broncos in 2014.

Manning's neck is stable. The spinal fusion has held. Another exam on Monday confirmed it.

So Manning will be back under center for the Broncos next season. He will not retire. ...

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