Video evidence: Omaha's Chamber of Commerce has a crush on Peyton Manning - Omaha.com
Published Friday, January 17, 2014 at 8:54 am / Updated at 1:03 pm
Video evidence: Omaha's Chamber of Commerce has a crush on Peyton Manning

In thanks for Peyton Manning's widely seen and heard "Omaha! Omaha!" shouts at the line of scrimmage, the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce sent a video love-note Friday to Denver.

Showing quick-changing Omaha scenes over a musical background, the 30-second video (watch below) starts with the scribbling of what looks like the chart of a football play.

"You have to be set before every great play," a narrator says. "We know 'Omaha' works for Peyton. It works for us, too."

Interspersed with calls of "Omaha, Omaha!," the video shows split-second scenes from the College World Series, the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, the Old Market, the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge and other Omaha landmarks, as well as a few Omahans and an Air Force jet flying over.

The video, produced by Dana Altman of North Sea Films in Omaha, concludes with a wish for the Broncos in this Sunday's playoff game against New England: "Best of Luck, Denver!"

Then, with an XO XO: "Your neighbor, Omaha!"

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