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With two Super Bowl rings, some people put Eli Manning in the same tier as Tom Brady, Peyton Manning, and Aaron Rodgers. While, the two rings undoubtedly makes him “elite,” those other 3 guys are clearly in another tier and this season once again showed why. In 9 years as a starter, Eli Manning has missed the playoffs 4 times, including 3 of the last 4 seasons, and has only won a playoff game in 2 of those 9 seasons.
In 11 years as a starter, Tom Brady has missed the playoffs once and won a playoff game in all but 3 years. Peyton Manning has missed the playoffs just twice in his 14 season long NFL career, though he has suffered 8 exits without a postseason win. Aaron Rodgers, though more inexperienced than the quarterbacks already mentioned, has missed the playoffs once in his 5 year NFL career and won at least won playoff game twice in those five years, the same amount as Eli Manning has in 9. Eli Manning has had two incredible six week stretches in his career, leading to those 2 ...
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Steve Wyche of NFL.com reports the underdog Ravens defense believed future Hall of Fame Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was incapable of throwing downfield with any distance or velocity during Baltimore’s 38-35 victory in 13-degree weather on Saturday night at the … Continue reading →
I love to watch the NFL. I follow all the headlines and analysis that have anything whatsoever to do with the game.Every day I check in with my favorite media personalities to see what the important football topics of the day are, and I'll probably continue to as long as there's an NFL to watch.It adds flavor to the experience of being a football fan.That doesn't mean...
Peyton Manning figured one good Papa deserved another.
Manning's father, Archie, is joining his son as a Papa John's pitchman, spearheading the pizza chain's coin-flip promotion at the Super Bowl in the family's hometown of New Orleans.
While he was sitting out last season with his neck injury, Peyton Manning starred in a Papa John's Super Bowl commercial with...
Peyton Manning's new position coach is Greg Knapp, a veteran of nearly two decades in the NFL.
A day after promoting quarterbacks coach Adam Gase, 34, to offensive coordinator, Broncos coach John Fox added some experience to his staff in Knapp, an 18-year veteran of the NFL.
Knapp, 49, was the Raiders' offensive coordinator last season, a position he also held from 2007...
In the past few days, a couple eagle eyed readers mentioned that they recall a SoundFX clip from the Broncos’ Week 10 win over the Panthers in which Peyton Manning, having just gotten away with an across-the-body touchdown pass not dissimilar from the season-ended interception he threw last Saturday in overtime against the Ravens, said to Brandon Stokley after the play, “That’s...
Peyton Manning was back in the saddle, looking good in the preseason and donning some sharp new orange threads. Eli Manning was fresh off his second Super Bowl victory in five years, a successful Saturday Night Live hosting gig and throwing the ball better than ever in training camp up in Albany.
It was August, the Super Bowl was going to be played in their hometown of New Orleans...
The Denver Broncos announced Friday that Greg Knapp was hired as the team's quarterbacks coach. Knapp was fired as the Oakland Raiders' offensive coordinator after the regular season. It was his second stint with the Raiders. Now, Knapp will get to work with quarterback Peyton Manning. The job opened up when Adam Gase was promoted to offensive coordinator after Mike...
The Denver Broncos promoted quarterbacks coach Adam Gase to replace Mike McCoy as offensive coordinator.
Gase joined the Broncos in 2009 as wide receivers coach. He spent the last two seasons coaching the quarterbacks.
McCoy left Denver to become head coach for the San Diego Chargers.
Coach John Fox said continuity was important for the Broncos, who were ranked fourth in the NFL...
Here we go again, for the third time in four seasons, the Patriots and the Ravens meet in the NFL playoffs and for the second consecutive year, a Super Bowl trip is on the line. With the Colts losing Peyton Manning and entering a (so far successful) rebuilding phase, the magic of that rivalry has been diminished and the Ravens have stepped up as the best out of division foe for the...
Veteran fantasy football drafters know about risk and reward. They know that waiting on a quarterback is a risk, as you let premier talents like Tom Brady and Drew Brees slip off the board. They know that drafting Peyton Manning, two years, one team change and at least four neck surgeries removed from his last NFL action, represented a huge risk, albeit one with potentially great...
(Photo: Steve Nehf/The Denver Post)
After the Denver Broncos promoted quarterbacks coach Adam Gase to offensive coordinator on Thursday morning, Gase told reports he wants Denver’s offense to put the “pedal to the metal” with quarterback Peyton Manning in 2013.
Obviously, that is something fans in Denver love to hear. Not only does it excite the fans, but also a player that...
I don’t know if you heard, but some things happened this week in sports. As I sit here writing on Wednesday night, I’m already pretty sure that this is the oddest week in sports in our lifetime. Any one of this week’s events would have made it a surprising week, but this is the week that just won’t quit. So, here is a recap of the week (plus Saturday. Thank you, stupid...