Transcript for Peyton Manning Named in Sexual Harassment Lawsuit
We're going to begin, though, with new scrutiny for Peyton manning. He's named now in a new sexual harassment lawsuit against his alma mater university of Tennessee. Linsey Davis with the details. Reporter: This new lawsuit is giving some old allegations some new insight. The school is being called into question the way it's handled sexual assaults against student-athletes. In the case of Peyton manning he said he simply mooned a teammate. When she complained to her supervisor, it was dismiss as merely a prank. On the field. Manning hits the pass. Reporter: Off the field. I'm Peyton manning. Reporter: Super bowl champ Peyton manning is known for his good-guy image. But this morning, questions about his college days are challenging that image. Touchdown! Reporter: His allegations resurfaced from a 20-year-old incident. On Tuesday, six women filed a new lawsuit alleging the university of Tennessee violated title ix. Especially with respect to major sports athletes, among those major athletes mentioned, Peyton manning. One of the is dents described in the suit involves highly-regarded trainer Jamie naughright. For allegedly placed his bear bottom on her while she examined her foot in 2006. Even if it's 20 years old, even if he was in college, I think it resonates in large part because of the image he has created for himself. Reporter: According to court records manning denied assaultassault ING naughright. Back in 2001, the incident surfaced again. This time, from manning's point of view in his book "Manning." Manning described the incident as a crude, but harmless locker room exchange. Naughright simply catching him mooning a fellow teammate. Described her as a vulgar mouth. Naughright seen in this video filed a defamation suit against manning, his fatherened Harper Collins. Claimed the characterizations in the book claimed her to lose her job at Florida southern college. We reached out to Peyton manning and university of Tennessee, but did not hear back. This has been around for a long time. But hasn't gotten the traction for whatever reason. Okay, thanks, linsey.
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