Originally Posted by Slightly Soiled
This x10. Football is a business I get that but turning over this franchise to the guy that made us a laughingstock in the playoffs for years is one thing(anything for a championship right). But to not be able to get the deal done for Manning AND destroying the relationship with the one QB that has made this team relevant since those ass kickings given by Manning is BAD Business .
And hoping some second rounder might be the next Andy Dalton ain't gonna get it done.
Absolutely. This deal was always too risky from my perspective for a lot of reasons; foremost Peyton's health, and secondly you're just crapping on the, and risking the relationship with the guy who finally turned the franchise around.