CUT DAY AND THE DAY AFTER March 7--8
After an emotional farewell news conference in Indianapolis on the seventh, Manning spent an hour with 30 longtime Colts employees. "Maintenance, secretaries, equipment guys, everybody who'd been there a long time," he said. "Some guys leave a place after a long time, and they're bitter. Not me. But it was important for me to get closure." Link
That he would take the time to meet with those mentioned speaks volumes about his character.