Peyton Manning is a famous American football quarterback in National Football League. Earlier, he was a part of Indianapolis Colts for almost fourteen seasons. Manning began playing football from his college life for the University of Tennessee. After that, he played for Indianapolis Colts, as they select him for their team instantly. Peyton Manning’s net worth is around $250 million.
Peyton Manning Biography
Peyton Manning (full name Peyton Williams Manning) was born on March 24, 1976, in New Orleans, Louisiana. His father, Archie Manning, was a former National Football League’s quarterback. He was the middle kid of Olivia and Archie.
He did schooling from Isidore Newman High School. Manning was on the football team of his school. Later, he did his graduation from the University of Tennessee. After passing out of University, he pursues a football career.
Four years of a football career in University, he registered 863 completions, connected for almost eighty-nine touchdowns, and passed for around 11,000 yards. He was so much involved in games that he used to watch films to study his rival.
Beginning of Career
In 1998, The Indianapolis Colts chose Peyton Manning in their team. The franchise was going through a challenging phase and was experiencing hard times. They picked up Manning for the sake of the team because he was only the one who can save them and can convert the hard-luck to good luck.
His beginning year was of struggle as well as brilliant performances. Manning faces many unpredicted tortures. However, he manages to pitch an NFL leading of 28 interceptions for the Indianapolis Colts team.
Over thirteen years of his career, he did immense struggle. His earlier success led him to future goals, and he undoubtedly became one of the top best quarterbacks.
Peyton Manning Personal Details
|Real Name||Peyton Williams Manning|
|Date of Birth||March 24, 1976|
|Place of Birth||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Profession / Occupation||Footballer and Voice actor|
Peyton Manning Stats
|Height||6'5 feet or 196 cm|
|Eyes Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||13 US|
Peyton Manning Family Details
|Spouse / Wife Name||Ashley Thompson (m. 2001)|
|Father Name||Archie Manning|
|Mother Name||Olivia Williams|
|Children||Marshall Williams Manning, Mosley Thompson Manning|
|Siblings||Cooper Manning, Eli Manning|
In 2003, he won the first-ever MVP award and got the same award in 2004, 2008, and 2009. Manning is the first player to attain this merit.
In 2001, Peyton Manning married his longtime girlfriend Ashley Thompson, a small wedding ceremony held in Memphis. Both have two twin kids together, namely Marshall Williams and Mosley Thompson.
During a match, he damaged his neck nerve that weakens his arm. In 2011, he went through a surgery of spinal fusion to mend the damage.
Peyton Manning Net Worth
Peyton Manning Net worth is around $250 million. He ranked as the 11th wealthiest NFL player. During the 18 seasons of the Nation Football League, his exceptional performance makes him earn a handsome amount of money.
According to Spotrac estimate, he earned around $248,731,00 and ranked as the second-highest-paid player in NFL.
Moreover, after leaving the NFL in 2016, he starts endorsing different brands, including Sony TV and Master Card. Peyton sold his stake in Papa John’s pizza. He is still the company ambassador.
Facts About Peyton Manning
- For his 31st birthday, he hosted the show “The Saturday Night Live.”
- He is a co-founder of the PeyBack foundation and helps the kids in Louisiana, Tennessee, and Indiana.
- Manning owned a hospital in Indianapolis named “Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital.”
- Peyton has done many TV commercials in his career.
- He endorses products such as Sony TV, Master card, Sprint, and others.