Denver is not the same. And Manning, despite his skill, despite his arm strength, despite his Hall of Fame statistics, is still trying to adjust.
“It’s not easy,” Manning said. “It is a transition, one that you continue to go through. I’ve played here a number of times, but under different circumstances. It’s the first time it’s ever happened to me.
“But it’s definitely different. There’s no question about it.”
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