Manning was asked during his weekly news conference Wednesday if there was a set of circumstances that would lead him to retire.
"I have not thought about those circumstances at all," he said. "So, I certainly plan on being back, if the Broncos will have me. But at this point, I'm kind of thinking about Oakland."
The Broncos (11-4) can earn a first-round bye with a victory at home over the
Manning, 38, said he knows talk turns to the coaching carousel this time of year and "I get to fall into that category because maybe I'm closer to the same age as some of the coaches. But yeah, I have no plans along those lines. I'm enjoying playing."
Manning leads the NFL with 39 TD passes and his 102.9 passer rating and 4,454 yards passing both rank fourth. Although the Broncos have down-shifted their high-octane offense over the last several weeks to work on a better ground game, Manning has thrown just five touchdown passes to go with six interceptions in the past month.
Game-breaking wide receiver Odell Beckham and five other New York Giants were fined a total of $72,400 for their actions in Sunday's melee-marred game in St. Louis.
While the NFL does not announce fines for this previous weekend's games until Friday, placekicker
Jenkins said he got the biggest fine, $16,000, for driving
Beckham was fined $10,000 on the play for kicking at Ogletree after being thrown down.
Brown was docked $8,200 for making a kicking motion at a Rams player while on top of a pile following a kickoff return.