SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco 49ers said they will have a comprehensive stadium plan for Santa Clara officials by early April. Larry MacNeil, the 49ers chief financial officer, and Jed York, son of team owners John York and Debbie DeBartolo York, told city leaders the proposal should be ready in the next few weeks. It will include a plan to jointly finance the structure, estimated at $600 to $800 million. LONDON – The NFL’s first regular-season game outside North America already looks like a big hit. More than 500,000 tickets were requested by about 160,000 fans in the three days following Friday’s official announcement, the NFL said. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! When Manning and the rest of the Colts’ All-Pro selections took the practice field with the AFC squad on Wednesday, they received the customary greetings for new champs: backslaps, best wishes and plenty of rib-crunching hugs. In his previous six trips to the Pro Bowl, Manning tried to be among the first to hand out those greetings, to everybody from Colts nemesis Tom Brady to Pittsburgh’s Alan Faneca last season. This time, Manning was on the receiving end – and the Colts’ championship suddenly seemed real to the Super Bowl MVP. “I’d always noticed at the Tuesday practices that the champions aren’t here yet,” Manning recalled. “I thought it would be nice to come over here late. … I truly appreciate the support, (but) you get a little bit embarrassed, especially when people are loud. I just don’t like a lot of noise, especially when somebody comes up and picks you up, grabs you.” Manning joined receivers Marvin Harrison and Reggie Wayne, and offensive linemen Tarik Glenn and Jeff Saturday for a lengthy chartered flight to Hawaii on Tuesday, courtesy of the Colts owners. SAN DIEGO – Chargers safety Terrence Kiel pleaded guilty to felony and misdemeanor drug charges for shipping codeine-based cough syrup to Texas, part of a plea bargain that could allow him to avoid jail time. Kiel, one of several Chargers to have run-ins with the law since April, was ordered to undergo counseling for gambling and do 100 hours of volunteer work, including talking to young people about the dangers of drugs. KAPOLEI, Hawaii – Peyton Manning always wanted to be late to the Pro Bowl. He finally got the chance to make the dramatic entrance reserved for champions, thanks to the four teammates with him in Hawaii and the other 48 who delivered a title to Indianapolis.