Athlete Profile Monthly

Peyton Manning - page 6

Glossary

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.