Found January 25, 2013 on Football Nation:
Eli is better than Peyton. Trent Dilfer? He’s better than Dan Marino.Every year the media fuels the foolish fire claiming wining a  Super Bowl makes a quarterback elite. Once a quarterback wins, BOOM! He goes from a good quarterback to magically this amazing elite quarterback. One game, whether the Super Bowl or not does not define a quarterback’s eliteness.I would take Peyton over Eli in a heartbeat. Eli may have more rings, but Peyton is by far a better quarterback than his younger brother. As for Marino? I would take him over every quarterback that has ever won the big game not named Montana, Elway or Brady.Where are the elite quarterbacks in the NFL this year? Brady, Manning, Rodgers, Brees, Roethlisberger are all watching the Super Bowl at home. I guess one of them will lose their elite status because every year the same discussion appears, “Is QB X elite now that he has made it/won the big game?” The answer is no. Super Bowls aren’t a reflection of great quarterbacks; they are...
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