Click the above link to watch the full video on YouTube.
Peyton Manning ended months of speculation by announcing he is retiring from football. In an emotional press conference, Manning thanked his family, teammates, and even Tom Brady. Manning was moved to tears several times throughout the press conference. The above video shows the full video of the event.
Here’s the details on Monday’s press conference:
Peyton Manning Retirement Press Conference
Date: Monday, March 7, 2016
Time: 1 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. MST)
TV Channel: NFL Network and ESPN will have live coverage of Manning’s press conference.
Live Stream: The above video is a live stream of the press conference. Colorado’s 9 News will also be offering a live stream of the press conference.
Preview: Manning had been expected to retire after the Super Bowl. He opted to not announce his decision directly after the Broncos championship victory. The announcement comes just days before NFL teams can sign free agents and the Broncos were likely to release him if he did not retire.
Manning played 18 seasons in the NFL. He is now able to retire after winning a championship. It is a feat few great players have been able to accomplish.