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Class in Session
Jim Trotter
October 15, 2012
The QB draft of 2004—Eli, Rivers, Big Ben—is on pace to match the legendary boys of '83 in NFL playoff appearances
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October 15, 2012

Class In Session

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The QB draft of 2004—Eli, Rivers, Big Ben—is on pace to match the legendary boys of '83 in NFL playoff appearances

[The following text appears within a chart. Please see hardcopy or PDF for actual chart.]

CAREER PLAYOFFS STARTS

SEASONS IN LEAGUE

JOHN ELWAY '83

PEYTON MANNING '98

BOOMER ESIASON '84

CHART BY MASSEY-PEABODY ANALYTICS

* INCLUDES PLAYERS DRAFTED IN FIRST SEVEN ROUNDS, 1983—2011, PLUS THOSE WHO BEGAN THEIR CAREERS IN ANOTHER LEAGUE.

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