While the receivers have made a number of catches, they have dropped several deep throws by Manning this season that could have been difference makers. A couple of poorly run patterns have also contributed to the interception total.
Still, Manning has taken the heat. It's not the type of play expected of quarterback who came into the season with 24 fourth-quarter comeback wins. That was third among active quarterbacks,Air Force Scontate
, behind big brother, Peyton, and Tom Brady.