Eli Manning wins Athletes in Action Bart Starr Award

The award was announced Monday.

Posted: Jan 13, 2020 2:03 PM
Updated: Jan 13, 2020 2:43 PM

NEW YORK (AP) -- New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has won the 2020 Athletes in Action/Bart Starr Award.

The award is given to an NFL player who best exemplifies outstanding character and leadership in the home, on the field and in the community.

The league's players decided the winner from 10 finalists.

The decision was announced Monday.

A two-time Super Bowl MVP, Manning just finished his 16th and possibly last season with the Giants.

His contract has expired and he has not said whether he wants to play another season.

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