Scouts' Eye: Mobile Peyton Manning
Colts' QB more elusive than most realize; Rams' Bradford progressing well
Originally Published: August 30, 2010By Matt Williamson | Scouts Inc.
Scouts Inc. takes a look at major training camp storylines every week. Let's touch on a few observations from the most recent preseason games: • In the Green Bay Packers vs. Indianapolis Colts (my Super Bowl prediction) Thursday night game, there were a ton of great players on both sides of the ball. But no one else in this league right now is in Peyton Manning's league. There are so many things to harp on about this all-time great, but one thing that isn't discussed enough is his mobility. He's not a great athlete, but few in the history of the league have eluded the rush and bought time within the confines of the pocket like Manning. All the while, his eyes are downfield and he is looking to make a big play with his arm. Manning is always in a position to deliver the football. He's fearless.
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