Peyton Manning

Drew Brees: Looking Back at His 15 Years With the New Orleans Saints

Brees was responsible for many highlights and history-making moments as the Saints' quarterback
Drew Brees: Looking Back at His 15 Years With the New Orleans Saints

On March 14, Drew Brees announced the end of his NFL career after playing for 20 years, 15 of those spent in New Orleans. The surefire Hall of Famer is the league's all-time leader in passing yards (80,358) and completions (7,142). He's second in touchdown passes (571), completion percentage (67.7), and passing yards per game (280.0).

Drew Brees: 10 Greatest Moments of His Football Career

Brees is one of the best quarterbacks in NFL history and a lock for the Hall of Fame
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Drew Brees: 10 Greatest Moments of His Football Career

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees announced his retirement on March 14, exactly 15 years to the day after signing with the franchise. Given his 20 years in the NFL and his success at Purdue, it will be hard to imagine football without Brees on the field.

 

NFL Passing Leaders: All-Time Touchdowns

Drew Brees will finish his Hall of Fame career second on this list
All-Time NFL Touchdown Pass Leaders List

Most regard quarterback as the most important position in sports. But how do we judge a quarterback? Is it by production or winning games? That's a good debate for another time. For now, let's take a look at the list of QBs who have tossed the most touchdown passes in NFL history. This list, which covers regular-season games only, saw the lead trade hands during the 2020 season and it may stay that way for a while.

 

Note: Stats for active players (marked by *) are through the 2020 regular season.

5 Largest Quarterback Age Differences in Super Bowl History

Um, yes, Tom Brady and Patrick Mahomes make this list
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5 Largest Quarterback Age Differences in Super Bowl History

Win or lose, Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady will achieve a milestone in Super Bowl LV: the largest age difference between quarterbacks in Super Bowl history. To give you a sense of how old versus young has been a common theme on Super Bowl Sunday, here are the largest age gaps under center entering the Feb. 7 title tilt between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. As you will see, youth hasn't always been served but it hasn't necessarily been a huge disadvantage on Super Sunday either.

10 Most Memorable Thanksgiving Day Moments in NFL History

Nearly 100 years of Turkey Day football has produced many great moments
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10 Most Memorable Thanksgiving Day Moments in NFL History

A general view in America is that the NFL owns a day of the week in Sunday and one holiday of the year in Thanksgiving. Even with travel limited because of the pandemic, it’s hard to think of Turkey Day without the Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, and now that third night game popping into your head.

 

Great NFL Quarterbacks with New Teams: How They Fared Early On

Don't count out Tom Brady and the Buccaneers just yet
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Great NFL Quarterbacks with New Teams: How They Fared Early On

It was clear that Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' offense was not in sync through much of the team's 34-23 Week 1 loss to the New Orleans Saints. Brady and the team rebounded with a nice, 31-17 win at home on Sunday, but he's still getting comfortable with his new supporting cast, as evidenced by his 1:1 touchdown-to-interception ratio (three each, also has a lost fumble) through two games.

 

Indianapolis Colts Fantasy Football Team Names (2020)

The best, most clever and funny fantasy team names for Indianapolis Colts fans

What are the best fantasy football team names for Indianapolis Colts fans in 2020? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Indianapolis Colts — we've got it right here.

 

Denver Broncos Fantasy Football Team Names (2020)

The best, most clever and funny fantasy team names for Denver Broncos fans

What are the best fantasy football team names for Denver Broncos fans in 2020? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Denver Broncos — we've got it right here.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 19

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
This Day in Sports History: May 19

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, May 19 is a day in which two NBA franchises achieved their greatest success and football's first family of quarterbacks began.

 

Eli Manning: Pros and Cons of Hall of Fame Case

He will likely get in on the first ballot, but you never know with Hall of Fame voters
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Eli Manning: Pros and Cons of Hall of Fame Case

It definitely felt like we were watching the retirement of a future Hall of Famer when Eli Manning announced his departure from the game on Jan. 22. The New York Giants appreciate the significance as well and have already announced that they will retire his No. 10 jersey.

 

Five years from now, it is highly likely that Manning will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. However, voters can be fickle and he had his detractors throughout his career. Here are the pros and cons when it comes to Manning's HOF case.

 

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