The New Orleans Saints drafted Archie Manning from Mississippi second overall in the 1971 NFL Draft.
Manning was elected to two Pro Bowls during his career.
Manning threw 125 touchdowns in his career.
Manning concluded his career with 23,911 passing yards.
Manning was named Player of the Year by UPI and Sporting News in 1978.
Manning played for the Saints from 1971-1982 before finishing his career with the Oilers and Vikings.