Peyton Manning Released: How Other Teams Followed Up Hall of Fame Quarterbacks

« Prev
1 of 9
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Peyton Manning Released: How Other Teams Followed Up Hall of Fame Quarterbacks
Andy Lyons/Getty Images

With the announcement that the Indianapolis Colts released Peyton Manning, it appears certain that the Colts will be drafting Andrew Luck with the top overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft.

Luck will immediately be thrown into the starting role, and the Colts are banking on him developing quickly into a great NFL quarterback. This is a ton of pressure, and in the past, not many players have been able to withstand this type of situation.

The Colts will be drafting a rookie to replace their Hall of Fame quarterback.

How did other teams fare after parting ways with all-time-great quarterbacks? In this article, I will go through the last few Hall of Fame quarterbacks and how their teams transitioned after their retirement.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow B/R on Facebook

NFL

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.