New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning told the press at Media Day that Peyton Manning is the best football player he’s ever seen, according to ProFootballTalk.
“Peyton has had an unbelievable career and in my opinion is the best I’ve ever seen play football,” Eli said. “My goal is to get to his level of play. That’s something I've worked on.”
Peyton, 35, has been referred to as one of the best quarterbacks in NFL history. As an 11-time Pro Bowler, Super Bowl XLI champion, five-time All-Pro, four-time AP NFL MVP, and six-time AFC Player of the Year, he has had one of the most successful career’s ever on paper Eli will compete this Sunday to earn something his brother hasn't earned, a second Super Bowl title and possible MVP honors.