INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Feb. 1, 2016)- Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has told some close friends that he expects to retire after Super Bowl 50, according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport.
Rumors of a retirement announcement swirled after Manning told New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick following the AFC Championship Game, "this might be my last rodeo."
On Monday, Rapoport said on NFL Network's Super Bowl Live that Manning had "let the cat out of the bag a little bit." He then said Manning has informed close friends that he expects the Super Bowl to be his final game.
Manning has yet to make any formal retirement announcement.