How Peyton can attack Seattle

Manning can overcome the challenge of Richard Sherman & Co.

Updated: January 31, 2014, 9:19 AM ET
By Ron Jaworski | ESPN Insider

Peyton Manning and Richard ShermanUSA TODAY Sports, AP PhotoPeyton Manning will have some advantages to exploit against Richard Sherman on Sunday.

This year's Super Bowl pits the top quarterback in the National Football League against its top pass defense. The elite talent we'll see from Peyton Manning and the Richard Sherman-led Seattle secondary should be thrilling to watch as they battle each other, and it sets up a game within "The Game" that could ultimately decide the Super Bowl.

As impressive as Manning's record-breaking season has been, he'll face his stiffest test this Sunday. How will he try to crack the Seahawks secondary? Let's break it down.


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Ron Jaworski

NFL analyst / writer
Ron Jaworski is one of the most popular and knowledgeable analysts covering the NFL today. Since joining ESPN in 1990, the former standout NFL quarterback has covered the league from virtually every angle -- sideline reporter, game-site reporter, host and both studio and game analyst. From 2007-11, Jaworski occupied one of the most coveted positions in sports as a Monday Night Football analyst.