Doug Smith, Archie Manning
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NFL Quarterback Fathers

Doug Smith, Archie Manning

Doug Smith, father of Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, left, and Archie Manning, father of Giants quarterback Eli Manning and Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, right, talk during halftime of the Chiefs/Broncos game.

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Archie Manning, Larry Foles, Mike Ryan, Doug Smith

Archie Manning, left of center; Larry Foles, center; Mike Ryan, second from right; and Doug Smith, right; gather to watch NFL games at the DirecTV Fantasy Zone TV set.

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Archie Manning recalls Peyton’s football trajectory, agrees with son’s retirement

Archie Manning, father of Giants quarterback Eli Manning and Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning; watches both his sons play on two screens on Nov. 15, 2015.

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Archie Manning

Archie Manning bites his nails as he watches sons Eli and Peyton play Sunday NFL games in New York City.

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Archie Manning

Archie Manning watches as his son Peyton sets the NFL’s all-time passing yards record at the DirecTV Fantasy Zone TV set.

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Larry Foles

Larry Foles, father of the Rams’ Nick Foles, covers his face as he watches his son play in an NFL game at the DirecTV Fantasy Zone TV set.

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Archie Manning, Doug Smith

Archie Manning, left, talks with Doug Smith, right, during halftime of the Chiefs/Broncos game at the DirecTV Fantasy Zone TV set.

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Archie Manning, Larry Foles

Archie Manning reacts to a close play during the Giants/Patriots game with Larry Foles, left of center; Mike Ryan, right of center; and Doug Smith, right.

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Larry Foles, Doug Smith, Mike Ryan, Archie Manning

Larry Foles, right, says goodbye to Doug Smith, center, and Mike Ryan, left, as Archie Manning, sitting, watches his sons’ NFL games.

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Archie Manning, Tim Berney

Archie Manning, father of Giants quarterback Eli Manning and Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, left, autographs a Giants jersey with his son Eli’s number for Tim Berney.

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