Peyton Manning officially put his NFL career to bed yesterday when he announced his retirement from the game at a tear-filled press conference. Today, EA, the publisher of the Madden video game franchise, has released an 18 Years of Peyton Manning video retrospective that takes fans of the game and Peyton’s on a journey through Madden history.
It’s crazy to see what his first appearance in the game looked like versus his last thanks to 18 years of advancements in video game design. Yes, some of us really did have to play video games with pixelated looking characters and not the true-to-life character models found in most of today’s AAA franchises.
Head on up above to see how Peyton’s Madden career progressed over his long and fruitful 18 year NFL career.
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