Manning does another commercial, this one silent
Peyton Manning’s latest commercial doesn’t have a catchy tune
like ”Football On Your Phone” that he rapped with brother
In fact, he’s downright silent in this one.
A straight-faced Manning teamed up with John Elway, John Lynch
and Chauncey Billups in a humorous ad campaign that launches Monday
promoting the 2014 BMW Championship golf tournament at Cherry Hills
The campaign, which coincides with the launch of public ticket
sales, features print and video ads showing the four Denver sports
greats attending ”husher school” at Cherry Hills so they can
serve as marshals at next year’s event.
They do some training to learn how to properly hold up the
”QUIET” signs, with Lynch serving as a helpful tutor to
The print portion of the campaign features the foursome around a
red golf cart holding their ”QUIET” signs. They also 30-second
recorded radio spots.
”I had this thought that with Denver being such a great sports
town, if you were to get all the great sports stars in our town
pitching the BMW, people are going to pay attention,” said George
Solich, general chairman of the 2014 BMW Championship.
The BMW Championship is part of the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup
playoffs. No announcements have been made for future venues, but
Solich said he’s confident Colorado can become a regular stop for
the playoffs because of its great golf weather around Labor
”Now, if we can just get the Thursday night opening NFL game
again next year, we’d have the perfect storm,” he said. ”There’s
one way to assure that: the Broncos win the Super Bowl.”
The Broncos are hosting the NFL kickoff opener Sept. 5 but only
because the defending champion Ravens couldn’t play the game in
Baltimore because of a scheduling conflict with baseball’s