Archie Manning has three children: Cooper was born in 1974, Peyton was born in 1976, and Eli was born in 1981. Their mother is Olivia Williams Manning, who has been married to Archie Manning since 1971.
All three of Archie Manning's sons played football when they were students at Isidore Newman School in New Orleans, La. Archie Manning's oldest son, Cooper, was diagnosed with spinal stenosis when he was 18, ending his football career; as of 2014, he works for Howard Weil, an energy investment firm. As of 2014, Peyton Manning is a quarterback for the Denver Broncos, and Eli Manning is a quarterback for the New York Giants.