Past teammates, coaches explain why Peyton Manning's greatness is beyond numbers
perfect over-the-shoulder heave in the back of the end zone that Harrison snared while dragging his feet inbounds. Bill Polian drafted Manning to Indianapolis and was the team's general manager for each of the 112 touchdowns he would throw to
Peyton closes in on Favre's TD passes mark
accomplishments are muddled, Hank Aaron. ''I think it is a measure of ultimately how productive he is,'' said Bill Polian , the man who drafted Manning back in 1998 in Indianapolis and watched him develop into perhaps the greatest of all
Willis will play against Eagles
complete game.'' Offensive coordinator Greg Roman quoted football analyst and former Indianapolis Colts' President Bill Polian when asked about the lack of scoring. ''A wise man once told me that `all the answers are on film, kid
Pro Football Hall of Fame to add contributors category
to 10. The following were also on last year's preliminary ballot -- Bud Adams,, Bobby Beathard, Gil Brandt, Leo Carlin, Otho Davis, Ron Gibbs, Jack Kent Cooke, Robert Kraft, Art McNally, Bill Polian , Steve Sabol and Ron Wolf.
Jump from college to NFL fraught with risk
season and your development as a player is going to be arrested,'' longtime NFL executive and current ESPN analyst Bill Polian said. ''Some won't even make the roster or a practice squad and then they won't have any college eligibility
Bucs sold on Glennon being long-term answer at quarterback
volunteer minicamp. "We looked at all the tape of last year," new Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht told co-host Bill Polian and me Tuesday night on SiriusXM NFL Radio. "Having him in the building and going through that first minicamp with
Little: Violation by Browns' Gordon 'is a mistake'
urine sample. " He's a guy that's going to work to get back and show this is a mistake," Little told co-host Bill Polian and me about Gordon on SiriusXM NFL Radio. " It's something that wasn't in his control, so to speak. I don
Column: Long on guts, all Sam needs is a fair shot
he'll have a media circus in tow wherever he lands. ''I would not hesitate to use a draft pick on him,'' said Bill Polian , a longtime NFL executive with Buffalo, Carolina and Indianapolis who is currently working as an ESPN analyst
Suspended Mathis apologizes to teammates, vows: 'I'll be back'
college defensive end Jonathan Newsome in the fifth round of this year's draft - a player former Colts general manager Bill Polian compared to Mathis. Polian drafted Mathis. Redding is convinced there's enough talent to make up for Mathis' absence
QB Jim Kelly's presence resonates at charity event
colors to wear a blue T-shirt with the words ''Kelly Tough'' printed on the front. Former Bills general manager Bill Polian noted Kelly was present in spirit. He described the large turnout a reflection of the support Kelly has while battling