KYLE ORTON (33 starts) Only topped 300 yards once in 33 starts. Manning did it 63 times.
JAY CUTLER (31 starts) In 2009, Cutler threw for 3,666 yards. Manning’s lowest season total was 3,739.
REX GROSSMAN (31 starts) One of only two Bears QBs to start all 16 games in a season since ’98. Manning did it 13 times.
JIM MILLER (26 starts) He threw less than 1 TD per game in 13 starts in ’01. Manning averaged almost 2 per game in his career.
SHANE MATTHEWS (15 starts) He threw 13 TDs in his 15 starts with the Bears. Manning never threw fewer than 26 in a season.
CADE McNOWN (15 starts) In 208 starts, Manning had a QB rating of under 40 only twice. McNown did it four times.
CHRIS CHANDLER (13 starts) While No. 18 started every game for 13 seasons, Chandler started for eight teams in 17 seasons.
ERIK KRAMER (8 starts) Manning had a better QB rating than Kramer’s fine 83.1 in ’98 in every season except his rookie year.
STEVE STENSTROM (7 starts) Was 1-6 as a starter in 1998. After Manning started 1-8 as a rookie, he went 140-59.
KORDELL STEWART (7 starts) Completed just 50.2% of his passes with the Bears. Manning was below 60 percent in a season once.
BRIAN GRIESE(6 starts) His 251.3 yds. per game in 6 starts is the best one-season mark of any Bears QB since ’98. His total beat Manning’s just three times.
CHAD HUTCHINSON (5 starts) In a loss at Detroit, he threw for only 3.26 yards per attempt. Manning was below four only once in his career.
CRAIG KRENZEL (5 starts) Never threw for more than 175 yards in a game. Manning threw for 400 or more eight times.
JONATHAN QUINN (3 starts) Averaged 82.6 yards in his 3 starts. Manning never threw for fewer than 122 in a game he played the whole way.
HENRY BURRIS (1 start) Completed 7 passes in his ’02 start. Manning never completed fewer than 12 in a game he played the whole way.
TODD COLLINS (1 start) Has a leg up on Manning — Collins threw 5 picks in his Bears start. Manning threw six in a ’07 game at San Diego.
MOSES MORENO (1 start) He completed 44 percent of his passes in his start. Manning completed fewer than 50 percent in only seven of 208 starts.
INDIANAPOLIS - JANUARY 24: Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Indianapolis Colts points in the first half against the New York Jets during the AFC Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium on January 24, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) R:\Merlin\Getty_Photos\GYI0059391740.jpg