When Payton Manning enrolls in an online course at his old university

LE SCAN SPORT – American football legend Payton Manning invited himself to a videoconference lesson at the University of Tennesse on Thursday.

Funny. With the coronavirus epidemic raging in the United States, American students must take online courses. On Thursday, Professor John Haas of the University of Tennessee gave instructions to his students during a video conference when someone connects a little late. "I'm sorry Dr. Haas. It's been a while. I haven't been in school since 1996 or 1997, "said Payton Manning. When they realized it was NFL legend Payton Manning who had stepped into their class, the students were speechless.

A message of encouragement

After greeting these students, the American football player did not hesitate to encourage them: "I realize that this is a difficult time, and not the ideal way for you to spend your last year. I just encourage you to keep a positive attitude, keep working as you do, and take advantage of the extra time you have to help someone in need. Be thankful for what you have and just know that the University of Tennessee is proud of you and that it will support you in every way possible. "

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