Touchdown! Eli Manning Is A New Dad!

Abby McGrew and Eli Manning attend the 36th Film Society of Lincoln Center's Gala Tribute at Alice Tully Hall in NYC on April 27, 2009 Abby McGrew and Eli Manning attend the 36th Film Society of Lincoln Center's Gala Tribute at Alice Tully Hall in NYC on April 27, 2009

Congratulations are in order for NFL star Eli Manning – he’s a new dad!

The NY Giants quarterback and his wife, Abby, welcomed a baby girl on Monday, according to People.

The couple’s new bundle of joy, Ava Frances Manning, reportedly weighed in at 7 lbs., 4 oz.

This is the first child for Abby and the football star.

As previously reported on AccessHollywood.com, Eli and Abby met as students at the University of Mississippi.

The former Super Bowl champ popped the question to his love during a date in Hoboken in 2007.

The college sweethearts married during a sunset ceremony in Mexico in April 2008.

Copyright 2014 by NBC Universal, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.