VIDEO: Eli Manning Visits with Ole Miss Media Ahead of Jersey Retirement on Saturday
OXFORD, Miss. — Ole Miss legendary quarterback Eli Manning met with media Thursday evening prior to the M-Club Hall of Fame Banquet. Manning will lead the football team through the Walk of Champions Saturday, and his No. 10 jersey will be retired at halftime of the game against LSU.
He talked about what Ole Miss means to him, what he has been doing since he retired, offered his thoughts on Matt Corral’s Heisman campaign, and talked about his role with the New York Giants, among other things.
Here’s what all Eli had to say:
Evelyn has covered sports for over two decades, beginning her journalism career as a sports writer for a newspaper in Austin, Texas. She attended Texas A&M and majored in English. Evelyn’s love for Ole Miss began when her daughter Katie attended the university on a volleyball scholarship. Evelyn created the Rebel Walk in 2013 and has served as publisher and managing editor since its inception.