Mike Scifres

Peyton Manning not close to return

Peyton Manning not close to return

All the speculation over returning Brock Osweiler to his backup role with the Denver Broncos when Peyton Manning gets back could prove a waste of time.

Manning isn't close to being healthy.

The 39-year-quarterback told a select group of news outlets Wednesday, including the Associated Press, that he has no idea when he'll play again.

Sitting at his locker to take the weight off his injured left foot, Manning said during a nine-minute interview that his focus isn't on his future or who starts at quarterback for the Broncos (9-2).

"That's so far ahead of what I'm thinking about," Manning...

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