Irsay, Manning to Hold Press Conference

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Peyton Manning retired last week after an 18-year career. (photo courtesy WTHR) Peyton Manning retired last week after an 18-year career. (photo courtesy WTHR)
INDIANAPOLIS -

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay will hold a news conference Friday with former quarterback Peyton Manning. The event is set for noon at the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center in Indianapolis.

Manning retired last week after an 18-year career. He started with the Colts in 1998 and won a Super Bowl for the team in 2006. Last month, Manning won his second Super Bowl title with the Denver Broncos.

Prior to Manning's official retirement announcement, Irsay released a statement saying Manning "revolutionized NFL football. Peyton energized it as had no one before him, he made it more fun for our fans, and made the game better."

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