Peyton Manning is the king of “Omaha.”
The all-time terrific quarterback was in the group for Working day 1 of the University World Collection at Omaha — carrying a tailor made hat tagged with his legendary “Omaha” audible contact.
The sports world took to Twitter to respond to Manning’s hat.
“This amusing af. I can hear him indicating it,” one fan wrote.
“I have mentioned this right before and I will say this again – The additional Peyton Manning we get, the much better this state will be,” another extra.
Manning’s alma mater, Tennessee, fell to Notre Dame in a few games through final week’s Knoxville Tremendous Regional.
“I wager he bought these tickets in advance of Tennessee was removed and just made the decision to even now go when Notre Dame beat them,” one particular fan prompt.
The “Omaha” pre-snap callout became an legendary phrase in the NFL planet as Manning applied it during his Hall of Fame occupation. He had no earlier connection to the locale, but Omaha gave him the keys to the city in 2014 for his popularization of its identify.
In his publish-taking part in job, Manning introduced his firm Omaha Productions. The company expanded its relationship with ESPN earlier this 7 days, introducing a slew of new podcasts to the network on leading of the revolutionary Monday Evening Football with Peyton and Eli.