Two stories covering Peyton Manning (BA/CS ’97) as he prepared to compete in Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2 highlight his UT experience. Four other former Vols also played in the championship game.
WATE-TV reporter Drew Gardner asked John Haas, long-time director of UT’s School of Communication Studies and Peyton Manning’s academic advisor while he was at UT, and College of Communication and Information (CCI) Dean Mike Wirth to share their thoughts about Manning’s academic legacy at UT and the impact of his continued giving back to CCI and the University. To view the story see http://www.wate.com/story/24592625/ut-officials-discuss-peyton-mannings-legacy-ahead-of-the-super-bowl.
Hear what Manning had to say about his UT experience and how it prepared him for his NFL career. http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/012314aaa.html?&utm_source=tntoday&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=2014-01-24