Who is Eli Manning and how much his net worth? Elisha Nelson Manning is a US Super Bowl–winning quarterback who plays for National Football League. The New York Giants star, Eli Manning was raised in a family of NFL Quarterback’s. He is the son of a former player Archie Manning and the younger brother of former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning. He is named as MVP of Super Bowls XLII and XLVI when he taken over the victory on New England Patriots.
Eli holds the Giants record for passing the most yards, completed and touchdown passes in a career with the most touchdowns fourth-quarter passes in a season. However, he stands at the eighth place for all rounder in passing yards and on the seventh place in passing touchdowns.
Elisha Nelson ‘Eli’ Manning, born in 1981 on January 3rd, in the family of a former NFL quarterback Archie Manning and mother Olivia Williams Manning, was destined to take his father’s legacy to the next generation. The Giant star is the youngest of the three siblings, Peyton Manning former quarter of Indianapolis Colts and the eldest Cooper Manning.
He spent most of his childhood in New Orleans and later went to University of Mississippi but didn’t go outside of USA.
Eli met his wife Abby McGrew, when he was pursuing his graduation in University of Mississippi back in 2002. They have been together since Eli was a junior and Abby was a freshman. Abby and Eli married in April 2008 soon after he won his first Super Bowl ring with the New York Giants. The couple together has three daughters, Ava Frances, Lucy Thomas, and Caroline Olivia.
Education: Manning completed his schooling from Isidore Newman School in New Orleans, Louisiana. His college days turned out to be his training period, where he was playing for and with everyone. He went to the University of Mississippi to get a degree in marketing, where he played for Rebels at Ole Miss the university team trying to trying to make a name for him in the field where he also set 45 single-games, seasonal records for his career.
He received quite a few awards in his senior year of college including the Maxwell Award nation’s best all around player, the College Football Hall of Fame and SEC Most Valuable Player Award etc. Manning to graduate with an GPA of 3.44.
Eli Manning Net Worth
Eli is playing football professionally since 2004 with the Giant and has managed to create an estimated net worth of more than $120 million. Eli Manning’s annual salary from Giants is more than $15 million.
Eli Manning lives in fully automatic $3 million dollars house happily with his family. Recently the Giant quarterback spent $8.5 million to buy a 7,000- square-foot mansion in Quogue a town in the Atlantic around Small Hampton. In 2014, he bought a summit home worth $4.7 million. He also owns a $5.2 million three- bedroom condo in Hoboken’s Hudson Tea Building, which has been on sale for almost two years without any decrease in its price.
Eli and his wife works for quite a few charities, including New York’s St. Vincent’s hospital, where their donations helped the hospital to create a new holistic birthing center. He has also contributed in scholarship programs at University of Mississippi. Apart from his charitable affairs, he is also making $7 million through his endorsement deals for products like Direct etc. The quarterback has a draft set till 2019, with the New York Giant, who will provide him with an annual pay of $15 million as of this year further adding on to his riches.
He also actively involved in the initiatives taken to rebuild New Orleans after the Katrina. The popularity of the star quarterback does not end here, he too hosts a charity function named as “Guiding Eyes for the Blind’s Golf Classic” and also managed to raise $2.5 million for Eli Manning Children’s Clinic based out at University of Mississippi Medical Center’s children’s hospital.
After almost being together for more than a decade, the New York Giant’s have started to think of a team without their star quarterback, Manning, 36, is growing and they now have to search for a new quarterback. Eli still has three more years of contract left with the Giants, till 2019. If Eli manages to bounce back to his old level of performance, then Giants might consider extending the draft. Speculations of Adrian Peterson being the replacement for Manning for the team are also going around, which can end up being beneficial to both the players.
Manning although aging, still has the same stamina on the field as he had when he started playing back in 2004. When he first entered the fields, he was known because of his popular father and brother, but now he has made a name for himself, and is known for his talents and performance capabilities.