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How long has Peyton Manning been in the NFL?

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Quarterback Peyton Manning started his NFL career in 1998. He was drafted No. 1 overall by the Indianapolis Colts, whom he played with for 14 years. As of 2014, he plays for the Denver Broncos.

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How long has Peyton Manning been in the NFL?
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Peyton Manning has had many career highlights including 13 Pro Bowl selections and being the NFL's only five-time MVP. He led the Indianapolis Colts to Super Bowl XLI, the franchise's first Championship appearance since 1970, where they defeated the Chicago Bears 29-17. He went on to lead the Colts to Super Bowl XLIV against the New Orleans Saints, which they lost 31-17. In his second season with the Denver Broncos, he led the team to Super Bowl XLVIII, where they lost to the Seattle Seahawks 43-8.

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