Goofy photos of Peyton Manning

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Happy 39th Birthday, Peyton Manning: Age is just a number

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning turns 39 today, and it's almost hard to believe that he is now approaching his 18th season in the NFL. Here are a few goofy photos we found of the five-time NFL MVP.

 
July 11, 1996

Three Manning Faces, before Manning Face was a thing.

 
March 6, 1997

Even if it's a routine neck stretch with his trainer, there's just something odd about this photo. Perhaps this is a precursor to the neck injury that nearly ended his career.

 
March 6, 1997

If you told me that Manning lifted weights prior to being drafted into the NFL, I would've called you a liar if not for this photographic proof.

 
March 7, 1997

Trying to look like a boss while posing in front of a billboard thanking him for all that he did at Tennessee.

 
April 2, 1998

The photographer must have told Manning to go with the hitchhiker pose for this shot.

 
April 8, 1998

We have to excuse Manning for the stunned expression on his face as he poses with then-NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue at the 1998 NFL Draft after being selected first overall.

 
September 3, 1999

Here's Manning posing with Edgerrin James and his mother for a home suit fitting. It's funnier if we offer no further context.

 
November 9, 1999

Intensely studying the Colts' playbook.

 
Nov. 9, 1999

This massive laptop is a reminder of how long Manning has been in the league.

 
June 13, 2006

School picture day.

 
August 26, 2010

Just a regular stretching photo, if you ignore the face.

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