Tuesday March 8th, 2016

With Peyton Manning retiring from professional football, the tributes are rolling in. 

In addition to Manning’s emotional farewell press conference, which featured testimonials from the likes of John Elway and Gary Kubiak, the five-time MVP received a tribute video from his brother Eli. The video, written by ESPN’s Tom Rinaldi, features video of Manning and his brothers Eli and Cooper as children playing football, and follows his career while highlighting his special family bond.

SI’s special Manning tribute issue—Pick your cover: Broncos | Colts | UT

Manning retired Monday after 18 seasons in the NFL—14 with the Colts and four with the Broncos. Eli is currently the starting quarterback for the New York Giants.

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