RTC: On Indiana's feelings for Manning

Reading the coverage …

Andrew Brandt of the National Football Post looks at the mechanics of the franchise tag.

Houston Texans

Stocks soared for receivers and linemen coming out of the combine according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle.

Indianapolis Colts

Nate Dunlevy of Colts Authority took offense to this Michael Weinreb piece at Grantland questioning Indiana’s affection for Peyton Manning. So Dunlevy seeks to set the record straight.

Jim Irsay rectified his complaint about Manning failing to keep things in-house while talking to the media to discuss elements of the issue with the quarterback.

Jacksonville Jaguars

LSU’s Morris Claiborne and Alabama’s Dre Kirkpatrick are top corners who could be of interest to the Jaguars in the draft, writes Tania Ganguli.

Tennessee Titans

Keith Millard is another member of the Titans' staff whose résumé includes a highly credentialed playing career, says David Boclair of The City Paper.