One of the best to ever play the game is calling it quits.
Denver Bronco quarterback Peyton Manning has officially announced his retirement.
“There is just something about eighteen years. Eighteen is a good number, and today I retire from pro football.”
Manning walks out a winner, with his second Super Bowl, primarily because of Denver’s defence.
Manning played 18 years and has been slowed in recent years by serious neck and leg injuries.
“I’ve finished my football race, and after 18 years, it’s time”
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“There’s something about 18 years, 18 is a good number.”