Found March 15, 2013 on Football Nation:
Tom Brady has won with any wide receiver that the Patriots have given him. With many different playing styles and personalities, Brady has always utilized his resources.Wide receivers like Donte' Stallworth, Deion Branch, Troy Brown, Randy Moss, and Jabar Gaffney are a few that Tom Brady has had to adjust to over the years.Unlike Manning, Brady hasn't had two wide receivers who have stayed for years with him.One thing is for sure, Brady will be the same quarterback regardless who is catching the passes.Peyton Manning has had a consistency over his NFL career with his two main receivers, Marvin Harrison and Reggie Wayne.Marvin Harrison had 14,580 yards receiving with 128 TDs over 11 years as one of the targets for Manning. Reggie Wayne played with Manning for 10 years and had over 10,000 yards receiving with 69 touchdowns.In more recent years, Manning has managed the game with possession type tight ends and wide receivers Jacob Tamme, Austin Collie, and long-time tight end, D...
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