Elisha Nelson Manning is a former midfielder of American football who has played at the National Football Federation for 16 seasons with the New York Giants. After playing college football at Ole Miss, he was first selected in the 2004 NFL Draft by San Diego Chargers and traded for the Giants in the Draft. He is the youngest son of former NFL defender Archie Manning and the brother of former NFL defender Peyton Manning. Although Manning has struggled with consistency throughout his career, he is credited as the man who led the Giant to win the Super Bowl twice before the reign of New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLII and Super. Bowl XLVI. The previous match, which saw the Giants beat the Patriots, the first team to win all 16 regular matches of the season, is widely regarded as one of the greatest sporting upheavals of all time. . Manning was named the MVP in both championships, making him one of only five to win multiple MVP Super Bowl awards.
|Date of birth||January 3, 1981|
|Place of birth||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|High school||Isidore Newman School, (New Orleans, Louisiana)|
|NFL Draft||2004 / Round: 1/ Pick: 1|
NFL quarterback who led the New York Giants to victories over the New England Patriots in Super Bowls XLII and XLVI, earning MVP honors both times. In 2004, the San Diego Chargers drafted him first overall and then traded him to the Giants. He is Peyton Manning's younger brother, who is also a Super Bowl MVP.
He was the best quarterback prospect in the 2004 NFL Draft, but he openly stated that if the Chargers selected him first overall, he would not play for them, forcing the Chargers to trade his rights to the New York Giants in exchange for another future Pro Bowl quarterback, Philip Rivers.
In April 2008, he married Abby McGrew, his high school girlfriend. Ava, Lucy, and Caroline are their daughters, while Charles is their son.
Late in Super Bowl XLII, his unexpected completion to David Tyree, dubbed the "Helmet Catch," helped drive the Giants to a 17-14 victory and ended the Patriots' chances of an undefeated season.
Manning Passing Academy - Manning Passing Academy is a four-day American football clinic held annually at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. Held this summer, it is hosted by the Manning family and several former and current National Football Confederations, as well as college football players and coaches.. The manning family. Alumni of Isidore Newman School. Sports athlete Hoboken, New Jersey. Super Bowl MVP. Maxwell Award winners. First choice in draft National Football Federation. Pro Bowl players were not listed. Football player Ole Miss Rebels. New Orleans sports players