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Manning to Vikes? Uh, how about re-signing Rosenfels instead?

Peyton Manning to the Vikings? Seems like either a pipe dream, or the wrong thing to do in the land of 10,000 aging quarterbacks. How about bringing back free agent Sage Rosenfels instead?
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Peyton Manning to the Vikings? Seems like either a pipe dream, or the wrong thing to do in the land of 10,000 aging quarterbacks. How about bringing back free agent Sage Rosenfels instead?

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