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Manning came up with the character for an episode of his docuseries 'Elis Places' It was aired on ESPN in Sept. 2022, proving to be a success among football fans  DailyMail.com provides all the latest international sports news

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Chad Powers - a character made up by Eli Manning in a skit released nearly two years ago - is set to have its own TV show, as Hulu will produce a comedy series with Glen Powell

Manning created and acted as Powers for an episode of his docuseries 'Eli's Places' after his interest in learning more about the college football walk-on process led him to try out at Penn State undercover. 

With the help of a makeup artist, no one recognized the ex-Giants quarterback, who successfully tried out to be a Nittany Lion. Not even team assistant coaches, as they were ready to offer the two-time Super Bowl champion a roster spot, at the time. 

Only Penn State head coach James Franklin knew about the two-time Super Bowl champion's disguise. The episode aired on ESPN in September 2022 and Omaha Productions, owned by Manning, was behind the coup.

'The love for Chad Powers has surprised me in spectacular ways,' Manning said in a statement, via The Athletic. 'I played 16 years in the NFL, but now when I'm in a

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