The Jaguars and Jets, along with several other teams, have serious interest in trading for Broncos QB Tim Tebow, a league source told NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi on Tuesday.
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Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Peyton Manning, Arizona Cardinals, Denver Broncos, Jim Harbaugh, Miami Dolphins, Mike Munchak, Rich Eisen, San Francisco 49ers, Tennessee Titans
When Peyton Manning decided to play for the Broncos, he also had to decide not to play for any of the other teams that had pursued him. It was a decision, Manning told NFL Network’s Rich Eisen on Tuesday, that he didn’t take lightly.
NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora gives a sampling of opinions from executives and agents that paints a picture of a market of roughly a half-dozen teams expected to have interest in acquiring Tim Tebow.
With the Broncos and QB Peyton Manning finalizing a contract Monday, the team is exploring trades for Tim Tebow, a league source told NFL Network’s Albert Breer. But should players be excited about the prospect of Tebow Time coming to their town?
Jeff Saturday will visit the Packers and the Titans before he visits the Broncos, according to a league source.
The Broncos have scheduled a visit for center Jeff Saturday, according to a league source.
The Seahawks were serious enough about trying to land Peyton Manning that team officials flew to Denver to try to set up a meeting when the free-agent QB visited the Broncos for the first time, according to league sources.
Peyton Manning is driving his free-agency process himself, directly dealing with team officials, and hasn’t given a firm timetable on a decision, according to sources with knowledge of the process.
Peyton Manning has told teams that he plans to make a decision on his future Monday or Tuesday, according to league sources.
The parameters of the five-year, $90 million deal Peyton Manning signed with the Indianapolis Colts in August are serving as the starting point for negotiations on his next NFL contract, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Free-agent DE John Abraham has agreed to terms on three-year deal to stay with the Falcons, a league source said Friday.
Free-agent LB Geno Hayes will visit the Broncos this week, according to a league source.
If the Broncos land QB Peyton Manning, NFL Network’s Mike Mayock thinks they’ll become a significantly better team.
The Chargers have agreed to terms on a deal with WR Eddie Royal, a league source said Thursday.