Originally Posted by FireFly
The colts didn't offer Manning a new contract, they just cut him. It's a completely different situation and not comparable in the least. That being said, I don't blame doom for following the money. Loyalty is almost non existent in the modern NFL and it cuts both ways. Simply the nature of the beast
Because he wouldn't budge on the 28 million bonus he was due if he was on the roster at the deadline. Almost exactly like the Doom situation. Except Doom was trying to give a little back before the deadline.