Peyton Manning shares hilarious Matthew Stafford Manning Academy story [Video]

In case you have not yet heard, Peyton Manning and his brother Eli have been doing their own telecast during Monday Night Football games and they have been very funny and insightful. During the game, the Manning brothers welcome guests onto the telecast and on Monday night, as the Cowboys took on the Eagles, Los … Read more

Rob Gronkowski reveals epic nickname while chatting with Manning brothers on MNF [Video]

If you happened to tune in to ESPN2 to check out Peyton and Eli Manning break down the Monday Night Football matchup between the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers, you got a little treat. During the broadcast, Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Rob Gronkowski joined the Manning brothers and while going back and forth, Gronk … Read more

Peyton Manning throws shade at Tom Brady during Hall of Fame speech [Video]

Peyton Manning is officially a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. During Manning’s time in the NFL, his biggest rival was arguably Tom Brady, who played for the New England Patriots. In fact, had it not been for Brady, Manning may have more Super Bowl titles. On Sunday, during his acceptance speech, Manning … Read more

Peyton Manning throws ‘incomplete pass’ for ceremonial first pitch at 2021 MLB All-Star Game [Video]

Well, you cannot say that Peyton Manning did not give it his all while throwing out the ceremonial first pitch prior to Tuesday’s MLB All-Star Game but we are sure he wishes the results were a bit better. Take a look as Manning tosses an ‘incomplete pass’ for the ceremonial first pitch. Is it me … Read more

WATCH: Peyton Manning calls out weakness of Detroit Lions’ QB Matthew Stafford

Whether you are a Matthew Stafford supporter or a Matthew Stafford hater, you probably agree that he is not having a very good season up to this point with the Detroit Lions. Embed from Getty Images Sure, the offensive line has been banged up, his receivers do not get separation, and Jim Bob Cooter could … Read more

20 Years later, Charles Woodson reflects on controversial Heisman Trophy win

It’s hard to believe that it has been already 20 years since one of the more iconic and still often-debated Heisman Trophy races in college football. That was the year, Michigan do-everything defender Charles Woodson “upset” Tennessee quarterback Peyton Manning to take home the hardware. It was one of the more deeper Heisman classes as … Read more

Former MSU Spartan and Detroit Tiger Kirk Gibson honored by College Football Hall of Fame

Fans of both the Detroit Tigers and Michigan State Spartans know the name of Kirk Gibson very well. Before committing to baseball full-time, Gibson was a star wide receiver for the Spartans during his college days. He will be recognized this year as an inductee into the College Football Hall of Fame. Congrats to former All-American WR Kirk Gibson, who … Read more

Editorial: Ending the great Matthew Stafford debate

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. Alright Detroit Lion lovers, let’s be real for a second. The most polarizing figure … Read more

Peyton Manning, Marshall Faulk headline 2017 CFB HOF ballot

The College Football Hall of Fame announced its ballot for the 2017 class, a ballot that included many notables players including Peyton Manning and Marshall Faulk. Manning retired this off-season after capping off an amazing NFL career with a Super Bowl title. The former Tennessee quarterback also had quite the career in college as well, … Read more

Top 10 ‘Can’t Miss’ games on the 2016 NFL schedule

The 2016 NFL schedule has been released for a bit now and looking at it, there are an abundance of great match-ups. From old rivalries to Super Bowl rematches, here is a list of the top NFL games you should circle on your calendar in 2016. Super Bowl 50 rematch to open the season Week 1: Carolina … Read more

Jim Caldwell: ‘There will never be another Peyton Manning’

The Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell coached Peyton Manning from 2002-11 as both a quarterbacks coach and head coach. Together they appeared in two Super Bowls and won one, Super Bowl XLI in 2007. Caldwell issued a statement following the announcement of Peyton Manning’s retirement: “There will never be another Peyton Manning. “While his … Read more

Report: Peyton Manning to retire from the NFL

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will announce his retirement on Monday. Filed to ESPN: Five-time NFL MVP Peyton Manning will announce his retirement Monday in Denver per source familiar with the QB's decision — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) March 6, 2016 Manning played 19 seasons in the NFL and during that … Read more

REPORT: Lions hiring Denver Broncos assistant Brian Callahan as QB coach

According to a report from Fox Sports reporter Alex Marvez, the Detroit Lions are set to hire Denver Broncos assistant coach Brian Callahan as their quarterbacks coach. This move was expected by many people within the NFL as Callahan previously worked with the Lions current offensive coordinator Jim Bob Cooter in Denver in 2013. Both … Read more

Cam Newton’s brutal post Super Bowl press conference

After a bitter defeat handed down by the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50, the Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton wasn’t his usual self when it came to the post-game press conference. Dejected as can be, it was clear that the loss was weighing heavily on his shoulders. Newton was not really giving an explanation to … Read more