Editor's Choice
Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos

The guy hasn’t taken an official snap while wearing his new jersey and he’s coming off an extended rehab-heavy offseason, yet he’s easily the most popular athlete in town. Just the fact that Peyton Manning is here still seems pretty unbelievable—especially considering the guy he replaced helped lead the Broncos to their first playoff home win in six years. Yes, Tim Tebow had his mitts all over this category—but then came one of the greatest quarterbacks in National Football League history. We hardly knew ye, Timmy.

Reader's Choice
Tim Tebow

 Formerly of the Denver Broncos,