Topic: Peyton Manning

Eli Manning Is Itching to Banana Dance and Karaoke With You in DirecTV's New Ads

NFL Sunday Ticket spots say you're better without cable

Would you rather rescue Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo from a burning building, or save half a sandwich for the long ride home? Well, that probably depends on what kind of…

What Is Peyton Manning's Post-NFL Career Going to Be Like?

Marketing and broadcasting in star QB's future

Peyton Manning is calling it an NFL career. "I fought the good fight. I have finished my football race. After 18 years, it is time," the defending Super Bowl champion quarterback…

Patriots Fan Parody Blames Deflategate, Refs, Illuminati for Ending Super Bowl Run

NBC Sports spoof rubs salt in the AFC wound

It's been a rough couple of days for fans of the New England Patriots. The defending Super Bowl champions were denied a return trip to the Big Game with a heart-breaking…

Papa John's Stands Behind Spokesman Peyton Manning Amid Doping Allegations

Nationwide said to be 'monitoring' accusations

Papa John's pizza is the first of star quarterback Peyton Manning's sponsors to publicly throw support behind the Denver Broncos player after doping allegations surfaced last weekend. Manning, who owns multiple…

Tiger Woods Earns 83 Times More Money Endorsing Things Than Playing Golf

Plus other athletes' income stats

The sprinter Usain Bolt has earned $15,000 in race winnings over the last year but $21 million in sponsorships. Nascar star Jimmie Johnson, on the other hand, pulled in $16.2…

Papa John’s Goes Social for NFL Kickoff

Peyton Manning stars in TV ads

In its biggest social media campaign to date, Papa John’s is teaming up with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning to kick off the 2014 NFL season this week. The national chain,…

Ad of the Day: Peyton Manning and Cam Newton Prank Store Customers for Gatorade

Rob Belushi co-stars in 'Sweat it to get it'

Gatorade must think its customer base is too big, as the brand's new ad campaign from TBWA\Chiat\Day shows people in a convenience store being denied the sports beverage unless they're…

DirecTV Strikes Gold Again With Manning Brothers Rap Sequel

It's a 'Fantasy Football Fantasy'

Eli and Peyton Manning are back to rapping for DirecTV, and it's still pretty glorious. Last summer, the pro footballers and the satellite provider graced us with "Football on Your Phone."…

CBS Lands Tony Gonzalez as NFL Today Analyst

Dan Marino, Shannon Sharpe out as network seeks to boost pre-game ratings

CBS Sports is making some big moves at its signature pro football studio show, signing 10-time All-Pro tight end Tony Gonzalez as an NFL Today analyst. Beginning this fall, Gonzalez joins…

Ratings ‘Falter’ as Super Bowl Disappoints

It’s all relative; blowout still delivers 96.9 million viewers

It may have been the least competitive Super Bowl in recent memory, but Fox’s coverage of last night’s Seahawks-Broncos blowout still appears to have delivered massive ratings. According to preliminary Nielsen…