Tom Brady said at the NFL Draft that he would replace the Super Bowl ring with the only undefeated season ruined by Manning and the Giants.
“I’m willing to face reality.” The seven-time Super Bowl champion said when asked this question during a Zoom call with other players and celebrities on draft night.
When NBC Sports tweeted, Manning replied “never.”
“Never” also summed up the opportunity many people gave the Giants to enter the XLII Super Bowl matchup. Those Patriots were 18 wins and 0 losses, allowing MVP Brady to play against Randy Moss at his peak and often beat opponents.
The Giants are a wild card team that lost in a three-game losing streak against the Buccaneers, Vaqueros and Packers. But the Giants’ defense was able to put pressure on Brady throughout the night of February 2008. Manning led the team to a successful touchdown series in the final minutes of the game. Unbelievable ability to catch the ball, surprisingly scored 17-14 points. patriot.
Four years later, Manning and the Giants defeated Brady again, beating New England 21-17 in the Super Bowl XLVI.