Is peyton manning married?

Yes. NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning has been married since 2001. He married his wife, Ashley, on March 17, 2001. They met in 1994, when Peyton was a freshman at the University of Tennessee. Her maiden name was Ashley Thompson. On March 31, 2011, Ashley Manning gave birth to twins, a boy named Marshall Williams and a girl named Mosley Thompson.

Peyton Manning was named the NFL MVP four times, in 2003, 2004, 2008, and 2009, and has gone to the Pro Bowl 11 times out of the 13 full NFL seasons that he's played in. He and the Indianapolis Colts won the Superbowl in 2007. He was considered an NFL player in the 2011/2012 season, but he sat out the entire year due to a neck injury.

He's been in the news a lot recently, as he was released by the Colts on March 7, 2011. Many NFL teams, about 12 of them, have been trying to sign Peyton to their team, and he has been visiting them to talk about a possible contract.

Updated on Monday, March 12 2012 at 01:44AM EDT