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Video: Manning brothers one-up Brady again in DirecTV spoof ad

Posted by Obnoxious Boston Fan  August 6, 2013 03:28 PM

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It's easy for football fans in New England [and elsewhere] to hate the Manning brothers - especially when they're winning AFC championship games or Super Bowls at the expense of the Patriots.

But Peyton and Eli are not afraid to have some fun when it comes to pushing DIRECTV's NFL Sunday Ticket - and its ability to provide "football on your phone."

Both have been hilarious in their turns hosting "Saturday Night Live," with Eli turning in a winning performance late in the 2012 season.

"Little Brothers" everywhere remember this classic:

The music, costumes and early '80s' hairstyles in the new DIRECTV spot are sweet, nice perm Eli, including the do and outfit sported by dad Archie.

Given the tepid performance by Tom Brady in his latest "Dick's Sporting Goods" spot, it looks like they've one-upped him again.

Here's that spot, if you must:

See what we mean?

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