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Peyton Manning talks about golfing with Donald Trump

Manning explained that he was already in Washington D.C.to receive an award at a banquet when the White House called with the invitation.NFL legend Peyton Manning appeared on Tuesday evening’s episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” to plug his ESPYs hosting gig and had some intriguing and amusing stories to share about his football career, his retirement and playing golf with the president.”I gotta tell ya Jimmy, I had a lot of people telling me not to do it”, said Manning.During a recent episode of his late-night talk show, Jimmy Kimmel – having co-hosted the sports awards ceremony with LeBron James in 2007 – talked to Manning about his upcoming gig. “It was a fantastic experience”. I rode in the motorcade over there, and I’ve never felt safer playing golf. He didn’t turn down the invite, though, calling that move “almost un-American”.Manning said Trump was “a great host” during the golf outing.”A lot of people told me not to do it”, the former Broncos quarterback said, adding that Kimmel was one of them. “He was very gracious”, he added.Trump and Manning played on the same team, with Manning calling Trump an honest player. Manning fired back, “No, I counted his strokes. he played it honest”.