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Manning has offered to redo the five-year, $90 million contract he signed in July, a move that could make it more palatable for Indy to keep him, but it's unclear what it would take. The Colts also must decide whether a reworked deal would fit into an already tight salary cap.
Indy also has a handful of key players -- receivers Pierre Garcon and Reggie Wayne, defensive end Robert Mathis and center Jeff Saturday -- in line to become free agents.
"We've been in talks with him (Manning) and he's talked to Jim quite a bit," Grigson said. "We'll, hopefully, over the course of time have more for you. But right now it's not much different than before."
The other complication is Luck.
The Stanford quarterback will get measured, go through medical exams and begin psychological testing Friday in Indy. He won't work out until Sunday, and he is not expected to throw this week.
But that hasn't stopped the questions that overshadowed the buildup to this year's Super Bowl and now threatens to overshadow the combine.
"He's a great player. The last guy in the last row of any stadium could tell you he's a great player," Grigson said. "He's a great person, and an intelligent guy as are a lot of other guys here."
When asked if the Colts intended to start negotiating with Luck when permitted Friday, Grigson denied it.
"We're going to base a lot of our decisions on this week," Grigson said. "It doesn't make sense to me to make any decisions until you have the evaluation process done."
With decision day on Manning just two weeks away, this week's interviews, tests and workouts could go a long way in finally solidifying the futures of two high-profile quarterbacks -- Luck and Manning.
"That's all being discussed," Grigson said. "That's part of the whole week -- seeing where we are as a team, seeing how the draft shapes up. There's just so much to this."
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