College Football: A Brief Biography Of Olivia Manning

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On January 3, 1981 Olivia and Archie Manning gave birth to a future superstar for the New York Giants. His name is Elisha Nelson Manning he was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He lived with two brothers Cooper and Peyton. Growing up his father played for the New Orleans Saints, Houston Oilers, and Minnesota Vikings. Eli along with his brother Peyton would end up following in their dad's footsteps and both started playing football at a young age. Eli would go on to play college football for Ole Miss (University of Mississippi) there he put up amazing stats such as 10,119 passing yards, 81 touchdown passes, and a passer rating of 137.7. His senior year he won multiple awards such as Nations all-around best player and SEC Player of the Year award.

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