Who is the better Manning?

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  1. Ring Leader

    Ring Leader Well-Known Member

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    A. Which Manning has had the best career so far?

    B. Which Manning is currently the better quarterback?
     
  2. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg That gum you like.

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    Both of those are far and away Peyton.
     
  3. Wayne02

    Wayne02 Well-Known Member

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    A. Peyton Manning

    B. Peyton Manning
     
  4. yentl911

    yentl911 Well-Known Member

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    Peyton. End of discussion.
     
  5. Sonny#9

    Sonny#9 Well-Known Member

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    Peyton, far and away.

    Eli is much more a product of his supporting cast...
     
  6. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    not even a debate to anyone who ever graduated Football 101

    and has a brain
     
  7. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    What's the trick to this question?
     
  8. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Peyton Manning is the best QB I've ever seen. Super Bowl rings be damned.
     
  9. Dallas

    Dallas Old bulletproof tiger

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    Putting Eli in the same sentence with his brother isn't fair at all to him.

    We all know who the better Manning is. Waste of internet web space.
     
  10. rdskn4eva

    rdskn4eva Member

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    When Peyton Manning is on top of his game, there isnt a more feared quarterback in the History on the NFL. That guy is a human computer.
     
  11. Shunpike

    Shunpike Well-Known Member

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    Peyton by far. No reason to put it to a vote :)
     
  12. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

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  13. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

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    I know the media was trying to group them together, but it's no contest.
    Peyton in a runaway.
     
  14. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    Peyton is consistent. Eli definitely is not.
     
  15. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

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    yep.

    One way we look at it is this:
    let Eli and Peyton switch teams over their careers, with the same players on each team except QB.
    My guess is that Peyton has 3-4+ SB wins and Eli has zero.
     
  16. Joshmil53

    Joshmil53 Well-Known Member

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    What.................

    How is this a question....

    Eli.
     
  17. gmb85

    gmb85 Active Member

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    Unpopular opinion but Eli has been better in the playoffs. That's a fact.
     
  18. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    2011. Yes

    Before that

    No
     
  19. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    you probably thought Rex grossman was good
     
  20. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    Pretty marginal
    Eli 89.3 playoff passer rating
    Peyton 88.4 playoff passer rating

    Here are some other facts:

    The Giants defense has been better in the playoffs than the Colts defense.

    The Giants defense in 2007 and in 2011 played much better in the playoffs than they did during the regular season of either year, especially their d-line.

    Giants receivers have come up with amazing career catches in the playoffs while Marvin Harrison has curled up in the fetal position and disappeared.
     

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