Quote Originally Posted by Toadofsteel View Post
If it was "1st ballot" that Kurt was arguing as questionable, then I wouldn't mind so much. A lot of well deserving people don't get in on 1st ballot (like Strahan), but will eventually make it in. Kurt was saying that Eli wasn't HoF material at all based on what he's done so far. He DID give the stipulation that if Eli produced stats like he had up to that point, he could get in even without a 3rd ring. But honestly, what person who retired with 2 SBMVPs to his name isn't in the HoF?
My mistake. However, if Eli Manning's career ended right now, I can see the debate. I think he goes in HoF but I can see where some would think he wouldn't and Kurt Warner's opinion was that Eli Manning wouldn't make it if his career ended now.