Manning recalls games against McNair

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning says he had some great battles with Steve McNair.

Manning issued this statement Sunday:

"Sharing the NFL MVP honor with him in 2003 was special because of what a great football player he was. I had the opportunity to play in a couple of Pro Bowls with him, and the time spent with him in Hawaii I'll never forget. I'll truly miss him. My condolences go out to his family."

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