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The New York Giants quarterback will host the May 5 episode of the NBC variety show where the 'We Found Love' songstress will serve as musical guest.

is set to make a touchdown on "". Fresh of New York Giants' win at this year's Super Bowl, the NFL quarterback is now slated to serve as a host for a May 5 episode of the variety series.

Manning's hosting gig was announced during the latest episode of "SNL", which had as the host. While the athlete will deliver funny lines in the monologue and participate in the sketches, is set to cater the audience with her musical performances.

The upcoming "SNL" appearance will be Manning's debut on the show. Though so, he won't be the first NFL star who hosts the variety series. His football player brother as well as New England Patriots' quaterback had hosted the show back in May 2007 and April 2004 respectively.

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