Originally written on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 11/16/14
Randallgay
Whoever thought that Rob Lowe, best known for his directorial debut the night before the Democratic Convention, would be the medium to announce the end of one of the greatest players in NFL history. For Peyton Manning, the beginning of the end all started with a tweet: Rob Lowe announced on twitter roughly two weeks ago that Manning would retire, and insisted he heard it from a “damn good source”. Manning, rightfully ticked off, given that Lowe is very good friends with Colt’s owner Jim Irsay, granted Bob Kravitz of the Indy Star an interview a week later. In the interview, he said, among other things, “everybody’s walking on egg shells” at the Colts office. Jim Irsay then used a press conference scheduled to introduce the new head coach of the Indianapolis Colts, as an opportunity to take some shots at Manning. The worst of which, and overlooked by most of the mainstream press was when he claimed, “…there’s been plenty of eggshells scattered around this building by him with h...
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