(CNN)New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady posted a selfie with retired quarterback Peyton Manning, and fans of the NFL rivals hashed it out on Twitter.
Manning holds two Super Bowl titles: one with the Indianapolis Colts and the other with the Denver Broncos. Brady has six Super Bowl wins under his belt, all with the Patriots. Brady and Manning battled it out on the field for years, often in the AFC Championship. The two played each other 17 times throughout their careers, with Brady leading the competition 11-6. Brady posted a photo of the competitors Wednesday and wrote “Spoiler alert… we were friends this whole time. Always great to see you Peyton!”Read More
Spoiler alert… we were friends this whole time. Always great to see you Peyton! pic.twitter.com/DzscouMxsl
— Tom Brady (@TomBrady) June 26, 2019 NFL fans argued over who was the better player and compared records, statistics and Super Bowl wins.
But you’re twice as good
— PROUD LEBRON FAN (@OprahSide) June 26, 2019
a tale of two hairlines
— Nick (@NickTheBullsFan) June 26, 2019 Responses also included friendly banter about the actual photo of the duo.
You always find the time to take pics with your fans, class act Tom!
— Nicholas Patchen (@RealNickPatchen) June 26, 2019 Brady is approaching his 20th season with the Patriots; Manning played in the NFL for 18 years, retiring in 2016.