Athlete Profile Monthly

Peyton Manning - page 2

Growing Up a Manning

Peyton's dad Archie played quarterback in the NFL for the New Orleans Saints for 14 years. When Peyton and his two brothers started playing football they wanted to be like their dad. They all liked playing quarterback. Peyton was determined to be a quarterback in the NFL. He was a hard worker. At Tennessee in college, Peyton studied hours of film in the off season and he held unofficial practices with key players on the offense so he could improve his skills.