Peyton Manning, 39, who led the Denver Broncos to victory in Super Bowl 50, played last month, has told the team that he has decided to retire, reports DenverBroncos.com.
Manning played for 18 years in the NFL.
Writes DenverBroncos.com: “In the four years since arriving in Denver as a free agent in 2012, Manning ushered the franchise into one of the most successful periods in Broncos history. He helped the Broncos achieve AFC West division titles, two Super Bowl appearances and one World Championship. Along the way, Manning set numerous NFL career and single-season records, including league marks for passing yards and passing touchdowns.”