Besides winning a national championship, Danny Etling has had other dreams as a young Indiana quarterback.
And that dream was fulfilled today. Etling is a camp counselor at the Manning Passing Academy, rubbing shoulders with Peyton Manning.
"I mean how lucky am I just to be out here with Peyton and Eli. Those were childhood heroes of mine growing up in Indiana that I would've never thought even when I was a camper here that I would get to do," Etling said.
To fulfill his other dream of winning a national championship, Etling will have to fully recover from a minor back surgery he had in late April.
Although Etling doesn't feel 100 percent, he feels better than he has in a long time.
Etling assures LSU fans he'll be ready before the season opener on September 2 against BYU.