Athlete Profile Monthly

Peyton Manning - page 6


Football - team game played in North America with an oval ball on a field marked as a gridiron

Gridiron - football field marked with regularly spaced parallel lines

MVP - Most Valuable Player

NFL - National Football League

NFL Draft - annual event where teams select eligible college players

Quarterback - a football player behind the center who directs the team's offense

Spinal Fusion - surgery where bone is use to make a bridge between vertebrae that are next to each other.