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At a glance:When people think of Archie Manning, they think football. But Archie’s appeal transcends his athletic achievements. People far and wide have been inspired by his warm personality, his drive and sense of humor.
When people think of Archie Manning, they think football—but Archie’s appeal transcends his athletic
achievements. People far and wide have been inspired by his warm personality, drive, and sense of
Archie is active in a wide variety of charitable and civic causes. His community activities include
Louisiana Special Olympics, the New Orleans Area Boy Scout Council, The Salvation Army, United Way
Speakers Bureau, Allstate Sugar Bowl Committee, and the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation. He is
also Chairman of the Board of the National Football Foundation.
Archie attended the University of Mississippi, where he was an All-American. He was voted Mississippi’s
Greatest All-Time Athlete in 1992 and was named Mississippi’s Most Popular Athlete of the Century. In
1971, Archie was the second player chosen in the NFL draft—the number one draft choice of the New
Orleans Saints. While in pro football, he received the Byron “Whizzer” White Humanitarian Award, the
Bart Starr Humanitarian Award, and the Spirit of Good Sports Award from the National Sportscasters and
Archie recently received one of the highest honors in football, the Gold Medal Award, presented by the
National Football Foundation, which has gone to seven Presidents, Admirals and Generals, corporate
CEOs, and other distinguished Americans.
Leadership Lessons I've Learned as a Player, a Businessman, and a FatherThe greatest rewards don't come from winning the game—it comes from playing the game. Archie Manning takes this lesson along with countless others to inspire audiences to achieve greatest in their journey for personal and professional success. As a 14-year veteran quarterback and the father of two Super Bowl champion quarterbacks, Peyton and Eli, Archie Manning knows the importance of instilling and living by four principles for success: leadership, depending on others, being flexible, and playing the game. Manning is ready to coach you and your team to victory with this fail-proof game plan.
Archie was one of the nicest people I have ever worked with. He is very personable. I would definitely recommend him as a speaker.
—National Apartment Association