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Old 03-17-2012, 08:21 AM   #4701
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I've seen too many conflicting reports on the 9ers cap space to know what's the truth at this point.
PFT claims these are good numbers as of 3/15:

...These are not PFT calculations or estimates, but information regarding the official cap space obtained from a source with knowledge of the numbers...

Broncos: $40.0 million.

Bengals: $38.9 million.

Seahawks: $28.6 million.

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49ers: $23.5 million.

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Old 03-17-2012, 08:30 AM   #4702
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I agree.....his services will not come cheap. All I am saying is we won't have to let a very good player go to pay him....SF probably will have to let one or two (maybe more) go , if his asking price gets up there as many have speculated.
tebow helped us win the division last season even though we started 1-5, we made the playoffs and we dont have a losing record in the playoffs with tebow at QB.

now we're trying to kick him out in order to get a guy who basically keeps losing in the playoffs. good job elway! you're genius among monkeys!
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:36 AM   #4703
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tebow helped us win the division last season even though we started 1-5, we made the playoffs and we dont have a losing record in the playoffs with tebow at QB.now we're trying to kick him out in order to get a guy who basically keeps losing in the playoffs. good job elway! you're genius among monkeys!
we don't have a winning record either in the playoffs. Manning has won a SB.
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:38 AM   #4704
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tebow helped us win the division last season even though we started 1-5, we made the playoffs and we dont have a losing record in the playoffs with tebow at QB.

now we're trying to kick him out in order to get a guy who basically keeps losing in the playoffs. good job elway! you're genius among monkeys!

I love Tebow and his drive. I think there's potential for a really big upside w/him.

That said, this is a no-brainer. Manning is worth the look.

Had we gone after every available Free Agent QB looking for a replacement for Tim, I'd agree w/you.

Manning is not every QB.
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:39 AM   #4705
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...Manning worked out for 49ers on Tuesday...
And I think it was only Harbaugh, rather than multiple people like the Broncos sent to dook yesterday.
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:44 AM   #4706
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tebow helped us win the division last season even though we started 1-5, we made the playoffs and we dont have a losing record in the playoffs with tebow at QB.

now we're trying to kick him out in order to get a guy who basically keeps losing in the playoffs. good job elway! you're genius among monkeys!

I prefer to call it chasing after jimmy chitwood vs. sticking with ollie....but hey, ollie DID win a postseason game for Hickory high.
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And I think it was only Harbaugh, rather than multiple people like the Broncos sent to dook yesterday.

I like that Manning hasn't visited SF. To me...that's significant.

Peyton is to throw for Tenn right about now. Good. Let's get this ball rolling.
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:47 AM   #4708
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The Denver Post reports the Broncos left free agent Peyton Manning's Friday workout for the team with "diminished expectations" that they will be able to sign him.


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Old 03-17-2012, 08:50 AM   #4709
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And I think it was only Harbaugh, rather than multiple people like the Broncos sent to dook yesterday.
No there was at least one other.
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:52 AM   #4710
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The Denver Post reports the Broncos left free agent Peyton Manning's Friday workout for the team with "diminished expectations" that they will be able to sign him.


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Whoa where you see that?
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:54 AM   #4711
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I like that Manning hasn't visited SF. To me...that's significant.

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Ditto. If nothing else, the guy does his research. Seems a little odd that after everything else this week, he'd sign with them without ever even visiting.
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:58 AM   #4712
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I like that Manning hasn't visited SF. To me...that's significant.

Peyton is to throw for Tenn right about now. Good. Let's get this ball rolling.
San Fran's a heck of a haul. Especially as PM was getting tired of it after AZ.

He'd burn at least 2 days doing the whole Broncos AZ red carpet thing.
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Whoa where you see that?
A morning was filled with excitement, hope and flight.

The afternoon brought deflation, diminished expectations and a same old, same old, return flight home.

The Broncos did not bring Peyton Manning back Friday night from their hardly secret expedition to Duke University. So what did the Broncos accomplish, exactly?

Read more: Broncos officials keep close eye on Manning workout at Duke - The Denver Post http://www.denverpost.com/broncos/ci...#ixzz1pO1F77xJ
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:59 AM   #4714
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The Post reports that the Broncos have been cash-tight in recent years, but Bowlen, no doubt frustrated at his team winning just two playoff games in the past 13 seasons, is willing to push some money around here, dig deep there, maybe even — who knows? — borrow a dollar or two here and there to land Manning.

I never realised that we were struggling that much with money.
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Old 03-17-2012, 09:00 AM   #4715
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The Denver Post reports the Broncos left free agent Peyton Manning's Friday workout for the team with "diminished expectations" that they will be able to sign him.


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San Fran's a heck of a haul. Especially as PM was getting tired of it after AZ.

He'd burn at least 2 days doing the whole Broncos AZ red carpet thing.

True. But, the day after they worked him out and had supposedly "impressive" workout, he was in Tenn for 8 hrs.
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Old 03-17-2012, 09:01 AM   #4717
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The Denver Post reports the Broncos left free agent Peyton Manning's Friday workout for the team with "diminished expectations" that they will be able to sign him.


Lock this thread, what a waste of a week.
EFX did an excellent job of giving Peyton Manning a lap dance when he was here and then they low balled the contract. Manning decided to see other people.

The Titans gave Peyton Manning a lap dance and Bud Adams threw his checkbook at him.

So, what now? "Hey Timmy, how's that throwing motion coming along?"

Do they go after Flynn? God I hope they don't reach for a QB like Weeden in the 2nd round.
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I hate to say it, but this has the look of a guy who is wanting a team to give him anything close to what the Broncos can offer so he can choose that team and can look Elway in the eye again.
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EFX did an excellent job of giving Peyton Manning a lap dance when he was here and then they low balled the contract. Manning decided to see other people.

The Titans gave Peyton Manning a lap dance and Bud Adams threw his checkbook at him.

So, what now? "Hey Timmy, how's that throwing motion coming along?"

Do they go after Flynn? God I hope they don't reach for a QB like Weeden in the 2nd round.
I say Cousins, who could be another Andy Dalton type.
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Old 03-17-2012, 09:03 AM   #4720
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Ok, now was he talking about the team or fans. Something that big would say a source close to situation. Very well could mean what you guys think but lets not freak out just yet.

I think team had wake up call but team also heard that Manning will make decision Monday or Tuesday. So aren't out of it yet.
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Obviously they tried to bring Peyton back w/them and get this over with yesterday.

It didn't happen. Why? I'm guessing Manning hasn't decided yet.

But, 'diminished expectations'? Maybe. But, I'm guessing they just REALLY thought they could do it Friday and now they have to wait until after Tenn workout.
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Obviously they tried to bring Peyton back w/them and get this over with yesterday.

It didn't happen. Why? I'm guessing Manning hasn't decided yet.

But, 'diminished expectations'? Maybe. But, I'm guessing they just REALLY thought they could do it Friday and now they have to wait until after Tenn workout.
This, they are realizing they aren't on their timeline but Peyton's. Doesn't mean thy are out.
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The post writers have been on the same roller coaster ride as everyone else.
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Old 03-17-2012, 09:11 AM   #4724
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This, they are realizing they aren't on their timeline but Peyton's. Doesn't mean thy are out.
We are out.
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No we aren't
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