EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY - OCTOBER 17: Former New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning walks onto the field carrying the Vince Lombardi Trophy during a ceremony honoring the 2011 Giants Super Bowl team at halftime during a game against the Los Angeles Rams at MetLife Stadium on October 17, 2021 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)

The nominees for the 43rd Annual Sports Emmy Awards were announced earlier this week and New York Giants legend Eli Manning made the cut.

The retired NFL quarterback received a nomination for ‘Outstanding Personality / Emerging On-Air Talent.’ Manning is currently a host on the alternate Monday Night Football broadcast ManningCast which was recently extended through the 2024 NFL season.

“With the most nominations in Sports Emmy history, this year’s competition is a proud moment for the entire industry,” said Justine Gubar, Head of Sports  Awards, NATAS in a press release. “I am deeply looking forward to our first in-person sports ceremony since 2019 so that we can celebrate the groundbreaking  accomplishments of the last year.”

The ceremony will take place live and in-person at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City on Tuesday, May 24, 2022.


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