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Kathy Willens/ap file photoPeyton Manning will likely pass Brett Favre’s record for most career touchdown passes tonight

Manning focused on 49ers, not passing Favre

Peyton Manning has Justin Smith and Aaron Lynch in his sights, not…

Kathy Willens/ap file photoPeyton Manning will likely pass Brett Favre’s record for most career touchdown passes tonight
Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy

Manning latest QB to join field at Pebble Beach

This might be the best way for Peyton Manning to get over…

Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy
AP Photo/Chris O'MearaDenver Broncos' Peyton Manning walks off the field after the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday

Miserable night at wrong time for Manning

The talk, at least before the Denver Broncos took a team vote…

AP Photo/Chris O'MearaDenver Broncos' Peyton Manning walks off the field after the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday
Tony Avelar/2012 ap file photoRolando McClain retired from the NFL last year

Manning, Sherman agree on Broncos QB’s ‘ducks’

Peyton Manning and Richard Sherman can agree to agree. No war of…

Tony Avelar/2012 ap file photoRolando McClain retired from the NFL last year
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Broncos return to practice in frigid temps

Peyton Manning found no need to dunk his right hand in a…

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Joe Mahoney/APPeyton Manning threw for 400 yards as the Denver Broncos beat the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game.

Peyton Manning helps Broncos beat Patriots to reach Super Bowl

DENVER -- Peyton Manning had an answer for everyone. What's new? For…

Joe Mahoney/APPeyton Manning threw for 400 yards as the Denver Broncos beat the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game.
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Peyton Manning very good at second chances

From rematches to revivals to redemption, it’s not a good idea to…

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David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams

Broncos hold off Chargers to set up a Brady vs. Manning AFC championship

Peyton Manning welcomed Wes Welker back into the lineup with a touchdown…

David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams
Dustin Bradford/2013 Getty Images file photoBroncos QB Peyton Manning was ousted twice from the playoffs by the Chargers — when he was with the Colts.

Chargers tasked with stopping Manning again

San Diego stunned the Denver Broncos five weeks ago, making Peyton Manning…

Dustin Bradford/2013 Getty Images file photoBroncos QB Peyton Manning was ousted twice from the playoffs by the Chargers — when he was with the Colts.
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning smiles while standing on the sideline during the second half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders

Manning breaks Brees’ single-season passing record

Peyton Manning broke the NFL record for most yards passing in a…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning smiles while standing on the sideline during the second half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders
Scott Halleran/Getty ImagesBroncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke Tom Brady’s record for touchdown passes in a season last week and will look to add more today against the struggling Raiders.

Broncos, Raiders going in opposite directions

OAKLAND -- Two years after finishing tied atop the AFC West with…

Scott Halleran/Getty ImagesBroncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke Tom Brady’s record for touchdown passes in a season last week and will look to add more today against the struggling Raiders.
Bob Levey/Getty  imagesBroncos QB Peyton Manning acknowledges the crowd after throwing his NFL record 51st touchdown of the season Sunday.

Peyton Manning sets NFL TD passes record with 51

Peyton Manning broke Tom Brady's NFL record for most touchdown passes in…

Bob Levey/Getty  imagesBroncos QB Peyton Manning acknowledges the crowd after throwing his NFL record 51st touchdown of the season Sunday.
AP Photo/Tony GutierrezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) huddles during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday

Broncos capitalize on late Romo mistake to win 51-48 thriller

Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos stayed unbeaten after Tony Romo made…

AP Photo/Tony GutierrezDenver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) huddles during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday
AP Photo/Ben MargotOakland Raiders defensive back Tyvon Branch (33) stays on the ground after being injured against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the first half of an NFL football game in Oakland

Raiders prepare for Peyton Manning without safety Tyvon Branch

The Oakland Raiders will have to deal with one of their toughest…

AP Photo/Ben MargotOakland Raiders defensive back Tyvon Branch (33) stays on the ground after being injured against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the first half of an NFL football game in Oakland
David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams

Broncos' Manning ties NFL record with 7 TDs in rout

DENVER -- Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos waited eight long months, then…

David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams
Charlie Riedel/APRavens receiver Jacoby Jones celebrates his 70-yard TD catch with 31 seconds left in regulation.

Ravens rally to beat Broncos in double overtime

No matter where his season or his career might end, Joe Flacco…

Charlie Riedel/APRavens receiver Jacoby Jones celebrates his 70-yard TD catch with 31 seconds left in regulation.

Broncos' Manning spoils Raiders coach Allen’s homecoming

Peyton Manning ruined Dennis Allen’s homecoming Sunday when the Denver Broncos handed…

Godofredo Vasquez/Special to the S.F. ExaminerTime to perform: Larry Grant and the rest of the 49ers defense will have a sizable challenge today trying to stifle Peyton Manning and the Broncos.

Fangio still looking for standouts to fill out 49ers secondary

The 49ers may have pursued Peyton Manning in March, but today, it…

Godofredo Vasquez/Special to the S.F. ExaminerTime to perform: Larry Grant and the rest of the 49ers defense will have a sizable challenge today trying to stifle Peyton Manning and the Broncos.