"The NFL FanHouse brain trusts" share their thoughts. Of their comments, I agree with Stephanie Stradley.
- I think you go with Cutler. The Denver system is kind to quarterbacks, and clearly they were still chasing their post-Elway quarterback. Think of how many QBs he outplayed last year while he had undiagnosed diabetes.
Mike Shanahan says it takes a quarterback three years in his system to really get it. We are in Year 3.
I think Cutler will put up the best stats of the three and maybe win a Super Bowl. Manning will win the most Super Bowls and destined to a Troy Aikman-like career, where the stats are decent but the Super Bowl trophies are his forte. As for Rivers, he's a loud mouth. He'll have a decent career. Sort of reminds you of Ryan Leaf with some talent. Manning and Cutler can hope for the Hall of Fame some day. Rivers not so much.