Well, of course Peyton Manning is expecting a big signing deal.
And considering, as reported by NFL.com, that the now ex-Colts QB got 12 offers Wednesday after “he hit the waiver wire,” he will probably get that deal.
Sure, the Colts didn’t give the four-time MVP his $28 million payday. But that doesn’t mean that another team won’t.
Manning is worth a big contract. And teams with cap room in desperate need of a franchise QB are going to pay handsomely to get a healthy Peyton Manning on their squad.
But Manning isn’t the only well-known free agent on the market looking for a big payday.
Here is a look at six other big-name players who will be looking for huge money...and whether or not they’re likely to get it.