Peyton Manning Gets Emotional in Retirement Speech

The Denver Broncos quarterback announced his retirement after 18 years in the NFL in an emotional speech.
1:15 | 03/08/16

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NFL superstar Peyton manning made it official yesterday. Announcing his retirement and ending his record-breaking career. The broncos quarterback and two-time super bowl champ known as the sheriff got emotional when he announced his decision. Today, I retire from pro football. Thank you to the Indianapolis colts organization and all of the fans across this country, to all of my Denver teammate, thank you for what you've done for this old quarterback and, of course, my gratitude to the broncos fans everywhere. I revere football. I love the game. So you don't have to wonder if I'll miss it, absolutely, absolutely I will. And I look back on my NFL career, I'll know without a doubt that I gave everything I had to help my teams walk away with a win. I've fought a good fight. I finish my football race and after 18 years, it's time. God bless all of you and god bless football. He said old quarterback. He's only 39 years old but football in dog years he's really like 90 but he'll play golf with his brothers cooper and Eli. What a career. Incredible. Thank you, Michael. Out to rob in Philadelphia. You got the latest on flash

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