Originally written on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 11/8/14
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Ever since the Silver Age of Comics, writers have wrung endless mileage out of the 'hero's choice'. You know the one I'm talking about. The hero has to choose between saving the girl or saving the world. Superman faced it in the original Superman, Batman faced it in Batman Forever and again in The Dark Knight. No matter how the hero answers, the character's humanity is explored. Superman let Lois Lane died, before inexplicably flying backwards around the Earth to save her. Chris Nolan's Batman tried to save the girl, but saved Harvey Dent (mostly) by mistake. Val Kilmer's Batman just sort wussed out and saved everyone, though I would argue that letting Chris O'Donnell die would have been in the best interests of humanity, but whatever. You get the idea. Many Colts fans now face their own version of the Hero's Choice. They are being asked to take sides between their team, and the player who is primarily responsible for making their team, their team. Some claim that Manning doesn'...
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