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It's been a busy and newsworthy last couple of months for Eli Manning. He's appeared on "Saturday Night Live," hobnobbed with President Obama at the White House, and thrown the first pitch at a Mets game.
His latest off-field act has him strapping on a headset and ... well, doing something no other two-time Super Bowl MVP has done before.
On Tuesday morning, shortly after signing a promotional deal with the company, Manning worked the drive-thru window at a New York-based Dunkin' Donuts, dishing out coffee and assorted edibles to unsuspecting, groggy-eyed motorists.
This seems to be becoming an unusual trend around the NFL. Earlier this offseason, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski also chipped in a shift at DD.
Minimum wage shouldn't be an issue for Eli; he's pulled in roughly $26.6 million over the last year, ranking him No. 30 on Forbes' list of highest-paid athletes.
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The New York Giants quarterback recently said he's a huge fan of Modern Family, and if he were offered a chance to appear on it, he "might consider it."
These fish-out-of-water promotions that feature rich and famous people working fast food drive-thrus should be getting old, but they’re not.
Today’s headset warrior is New York Giants QB Eli Manning. Manning worked a shift at a New York Dunkin Donuts to promote a deal he did with the chain.
To read this article and check out the picture of Eli in the headset, please click the link below.
Fans in Flushing were in for a treat yesterday when Eli Manning tossed the Fathers’ Day ceremonial first pitch at Citi Field. (I always thought the rule was Giants-Yankees; Jets-Mets? Whatever) He arrived at the mound with his daughter, Ava in his arm and lofted one of those famous Eli passes that we’ve seen go [...]
Eli Manning spent Tuesday morning at a Dunkin’ Donuts in Secaucus, working behind the counter as part of his new partnership with the donut chain. But a few hours before that, he was working out at the Giants facility.
“Obviously, I’ve tried to manage my time well,” Manning said. “I was able to get up, get a workout at the facility today, kind of get my preparations done...
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New York Giants Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning spent yesterday morning at a Dunkin’ Donuts in Secaucus, working behind the counter and drive thru as part of his new partnership with the donut chain — Eli is a champion, and genuinely seems like a good human — Check the gallery below for more pics. -TO
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning worked a shift at an East Rutherford, New Jersey Dunkin Donuts on Tuesday.
Manning was working at Dunkin Donuts as a part of a new partnership he’s established with the nationwide chain. Before showing up to work, he spent some time at the Giants team facility working out.
“Obviously, I’ve tried to manage...
When college coed Jessica Gormley went in to have her wisdom teeth removed, I'm pretty sure that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was on her mind on some level.
After the surgery, she was recovering and while her mother captured it on video, Jessica decided to ask Eli for a jersey and wanting to go to a New York Giants game:
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Adorable. Eli’s daughter hearts balls. Good luck with that one, Eli. I wonder what the other first words were. My money is on “blumpkin.”
Since yesterday was father's day, the New York Mets invited New York Giants starting quarterback Eli Manning to throw out the first pitch with his daughter, Ava Frances.
Watch as Eli fires in the pitch with his daughter in his arms:
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N.Y. Giants quarterback Eli Manning had some help throwing the first pitch before the N.Y. Mets-Cincinnati Reds match-up on Sunday (Father's Day) in New York, as he brought his daughter Ava onto the field.The current Super Bowl champion quarterback sported a No. 10 Mets jersey. While holding his daugther, Manning lobbed a pitch towards David Wright just in front of the mound.
People picking up their usual morning coffee from a N.J. Dunkin' Donuts were probably asking for something a little stronger after they were surprised to see the guy at the drive-through window had a strange resemblance to Eli Manning. No, the shocked drivers didn't forget to wipe the sleep from their eyes because the grinning guy in the No. 10 New York Giants jersey...
How does that old adage go, "Money can't buy good taste?" Apparently NFL executives are inflicted with the same dilemma, as merely having the ability to make moves does not necessarily mean they will be good ones. Here are the ten most puzzling moves of the offseason. The Denver Broncos Writing a Blank Check to Peyton Manning The Indianapolis Colts released Peyton...
Eli Manning used his arm to help the New York Giants win two Super Bowls so throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Sunday's New York Mets game against the Cincinnati Reds sounded easier than the quarterback's laid-back demeanor. Manning was so confident, he threw the ball while holding his daughter, Ava, in his left arm while he did it. It was Father's Day...
Forbes Magazine List of the World's 100 Highest-Paid Athletes features 30 NFL stars. Here is the Top 10 highest-paid NFL players, according to Forbes list. Denver Broncos new quarterback Peyton Manning is number one among NFL players but number ten on the overall list.
1. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos - $42 million Salary/winnings: $32 million Endorsements: $10 million...
ESPN conducted their latest poll of America's Team this past May of 2012. When Football Nation's voters re-examined the results, they reverted back to last February.
The Dallas Cowboys, the inspiration for our bracket, were deemed the most popular by 8.8 percent of the country - a title they have respectfully trademarked and skeptically maintained since the 1970s. Jerry...