It always was a big deal when peyton faced his little brother, giants qb eli manning.
Peyton vs eli, the manning bowl, brother against brother nfl fans just can't get enough of the narrative this week there are other interesting matchups, subplots and trends in this game, but nobody wants to hear about them.
Two years ago, peyton manning was helping his younger brother prep for a shot at a second super bowl ring this year, eli's returning the favor judy battista explores an extraordinary family dynamic. Our experts judge eli and peyton on their quarterbacking skills to determine which one is the better manning.
Eli manning #10 qb new york giants | official team site height: 6-5 weight: 220 age: 37 born: 1/3/1981 new orleans , la. A sore spot for me i always thought eli was potentially superior to peyton but peyton was empowered by his coaches to run his own offense and was a take-charge kinda guy.
Much as he tried to hide from a distant family suite, peyton manning couldn’t conceal his anguish he squirmed he fist-pumped he grimaced he clapped peyton manning wasn’t playing in super bowl xlii at university of phoenix stadium in 2008 his brother eli was what was obvious to the large. Denver broncos fans were wowed by their team’s unexpected super bowl win — all, at least on the face of it, but eli manning, fellow nfl player and younger brother to broncos quarterback peyton manning, who cinched the second super bowl win of his career sunday night. Brothers peyton (colts) and eli manning (giants) face off on sunday, sept 19 at 8 pm on sunday night football.