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KUSA - Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning cleared his annual physical Monday, according to USA Todayand other reports.

Manning, who passed his exit physical with the team after the season ended with the loss in the Super Bowl, had four surgeries on his neck and was released by the Indianapolis Colts in 2012.

He signed with the Broncos in March 2012, and part of his five-year, $96 million contract was the annual checkup that took place Monday.

Passing the physical means Manning will get his guaranteed $20 million salary for the 2014 season.

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