But can he throw?

Peyton Manning has been cleared the play but we don’t if he can play. His ability to throw the ball is the next big hurdle for the future Hall of Famer. As Greg Cowan and others have said the best way for Manning to either earn the $28 million option bonus or a huge payday from another team is to do just that–prove he can throw the ball. It turns out no one is saying he can throw the ball:

Aside from Irsay’s concerns over Manning’s long-term health, it’s likely Manning won’t be able to demonstrate — to a certainty — his right arm is as good as new before the deadline.

How long before Manning’s comeback is complete?

“I don’t have any idea,” Condon said.

What percentage is Manning?

“I don’t know that there’s any way to quantify that or measure it,” Condon said.

Todd Smith

About Todd Smith

Todd Smith is a part-time sportswriter who spends too much time arguing on Twitter. What he really loves is eating poorly and watching football. He got his first Colts t-shirt in 1984 shortly after the Mayflower trucks arrived and has never given up on his hometown team. He also still holds to the belief that Kordell Stewart stepped out of the end zone and thus cheated the Colts.

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