Originally Posted by tony hipchest
manning was interviewed about shockey last week. he had every opportunity to pull a donovan mcnabb and alienate one of his injured star players. TO turned into a royal prick because his feelings got hurt.
eli said the offense was doing fine but in no way were they better off without shockey. he said it in a very sincere, mature, and professional matter.
ive never disliked eli, and gained alot of respect as soon as i heard the interview. i immediately thought of how mcnabb screwed up several years back.
Gee, I hope Hines doesn't turn into a PITA due to Ben's wanting a "tall" WR.