How much of this was Manning's fault? It depends on the person you ask. Many will blame coach John Fox for his ultra-conservative play-calling to end the fourth quarter, while some will blame the Broncos' secondary for allowing so many big plays by the Ravens.
But we will be focusing mainly on Manning, yet not exactly putting blame on him for the loss. We will grade Manning's performance in Denver's playoff game on a few categories that are important to a quarterback's success.