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Peyton Manning signs $90M deal

Updated: July 31, 2011, 11:53 AM ET
By Chris Mortensen | ESPN

An injured Peyton Manning had been resisting Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay's attempts to make him the highest-paid player in the NFL.

Manning got his wish.

He re-signed with the Colts on Saturday, inking a five-year deal for $90 million, or $18 million a year -- equal to what New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is making.

Irsay said he was "thrilled" to sign the only four-time MVP in league history to a deal that will likely keep him in Indianapolis for ...

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