Denver Broncos Players Went Berserk As Soon As They Heard About Peyton Manning Signing

As the Peyton Manning to the Denver Broncos story broke, a number of Denver’s players began reacting to the news.

Peyton’s new backfield mate Willis McGahee wanted to let everyone know Denver is THE place to be with Peyton around.

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Linebacker Von Miller was a bit more succinct:

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Ryan Clady, who’s job it will now be to protect Manning’s blind side, laughed at a tweet comparing Broncos executive VP John Elway’s skills to fellow sports legend and team executive Michael Jordan’s:

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Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas chose the WORST time — a few hours before the news — to ask soon-to-be traded Tim Tebow how he’s doing.

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Defensive end Elvis Dumervil spoke to the Denver Post:

“Something like this is a historic move. I don’t want to put too much pressure on one guy, but what he’s accomplished, if he’s healthy, I think he can bring us to one of the dominant organisations.”

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“He’s a true leader who’s done it. Shoot, sky’s the limit.”

Wideout Eric Decker talked to CBS 4 Denver over the phone stating he’s ready to spend the rest of the offseason working out with Peyton Manning.