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Tracing a family treason

So the Mannings got what they wanted. Bill Simmons hopes they get what they deserve.

Updated: June 7, 2005, 6:23 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | Page 2

Editor's Note: This column appears in the May 10 edition of ESPN The Magazine.

With Eli Manning poised to dis the Chargers, someone needed to chronicle Draft Day for posterity, right?

Noon: The draft kicks off as ESPN interns plug Mel Kiper Jr. into the nearest electrical outlet.

12:04 p.m.: As Manning is jeered by New York fans, Chris Mortensen reports that Eli turned against San Diego after seeing the Real World episode where Frankie was cutting herself. Seriously, ...

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