Peyton Manning tapped as host of 2017 ESPYS

Posted at 7:33 AM, May 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-16 11:39:51-04

Five-time NFL MVP Peyton Manning will host this year's ESPYS.

The event, which is in its 25th year, takes place at 5 p.m. Pacific at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, according to ESPN Media Zone. The show will air on ABC 10.

The ESPYS Presented by Capital One celebrates athletes, teams and top moments in sports.

Manning played football with the NFL for 18 years and retired in 2015.