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Eli commanding Tom Brady's respect

If Manning didn't have Pats QB's complete attention before XLII, he has it now

Updated: November 3, 2011, 11:20 AM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Eli Manning trotted onto the Super Bowl field, extended a pregame pat to his opponent, Tom Brady, and watched the quarterback of the New England Patriots recoil as if someone had just tried to serve him a subpoena, a Spygate tape, or both.

The Fox cameras caught the spurned Manning doing a double take over his right shoulder pad before accepting a consolation handshake from New England's nice-guy backup, Matt Cassel.

Was Brady guilty of poor sportsmanship, ...

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