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First Gameday Visit by Peyton Manning’s Nephew Arch Manning Turns Into an Embarrassment for Texas Longhorns

Published 11/13/2022, 7:00 AM EST

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The Manning family has given many football stars to the world. The latest on the conveyor belt is Arch Manning. Arch plays as a quarterback, just like his grandfather and his uncles Eli and Peyton Manning.

The five-star NCAA prospect has committed himself to play for the Longhorns at the University of Texas. But his Saturday attendance of a Longhorns’ game may have left him wondering about the choice.

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The University of Texas locked its longhorns with the Horned Frogs of the Texas Christian University in NCAA college football. And the Longhorns had a special guest in attendance. Five-star prospect and future Longhorns QB Arch Manning came with his father Cooper Manning to watch his future team take the field.


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But the Longhorns might have wished he didn’t as Manning saw the team fail to score a single point in the first half. They did put some points on the board in the second half, but it wasn’t enough in the end. The Horned Frogs ran victorious by a score line of 17-10.


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TCU extended its winning record to 10-0 this season. The Longhorns, on the other hand, succumbed to their fourth defeat of the season in 10 games. They are fourth on the table in the Big 12 division of NCAA college football.

Who is Arch Manning?

Arch Manning is the nephew of NFL legends Eli and Peyton Manning. Both of his uncles played as quarterbacks in the NFL. While Eli played 16 seasons with the New York Giants, Peyton spent a combined 18 seasons with the Indianapolis Colts and the Denver Broncos. Arch’s grandfather Archie is a Saints legend, spending more than a decade in New Orleans.

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Coming from such a dynasty of QBs, nobody was surprised when Arch became a five-star prospect in the NCAA after a great high school career. Arch took the field for New Orleans’ Newman High School and made a name for himself in High School football.

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The QB has played 36 games in his High School career so far and has 7395 passing yards to show for it. He has completed 576 of his 890 pass attempts. That means his pass completion rate stands at 64.7%. impressive. Manning also has a running game in him and has completed 667 rushing yards in 83 carries. The youngest Manning QB has a rating of 120.5.


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Will the young five-star still remain committed to the Longhorns after the dismal show in his first attendance? The University of Texas sure would hope so.

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Shivam Pratap Singh

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Shivam Pratap Singh originally hails from Punjab, India. After completing his Master's degree from Jamia Millia Islamia, he joined the world of media with a stint at Opoyi. While he was there, he started to follow the NFL.

Edited By: Gurjyot Singh Dadial