Brees, Rivers on cusp of  breakthrough

Manning 'ultimate coach on the field'; Brady is terrific manipulator of defenses

Originally Published: August 31, 2009
By Trent Dilfer | ESPN

Forget fantasy football for a minute and let's deal with a little reality.

Never in the history of the NFL has the league asked more from its quarterbacks. The demands have grown exponentially even in the past 10 years. The responsibilities quarterbacks must handle today -- protection adjustments, run-game decisions, audible packages and solving defenses that evolve each week -- deserve another level of analysis.

This project has been in the works for a while, fueled by frustration ...

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