Peyton Manning's offseason rituals

Five-time MVP's dogged pursuit of excellence hasn't waned in career twilight

Originally Published: July 17, 2014
By Jeff Legwold | ESPN.com

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- When the Denver Broncos dug out from the wreckage of a blowout loss to the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII, after they wrestled with all of the emotion of a globally televised beatdown, they were left with an unnerving thought.

Now what?

How do you improve a five-time MVP quarterback who just piloted the highest-scoring offense in NFL history and threw for more yards and touchdowns in a single season than any peer or predecessor? What do you say to a player ...

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