WATCH: Peyton Manning reveals the truth behind Eli's sad Super Bowl face

When Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos scored the clinching touchdown during Super Bowl 50, everyone in the Manning family box celebrated wildly. Except Eli Manning.

Peyton's little brother was spotted staring blankly into space, almost as if realizing big bro matched his ring total. Peyton says that's not a thing, and Eli explained later it's because he was trying to do some football math and figure out whether Denver should go for two.

Eli always has this face, apparently.
Eli always has this face, apparently.

Appearing on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Wednesday, Peyton wasn't able to offer an explanation for Eli other than to point out Eli makes that face pretty much all the time.

Drafted No. 1 by the Colts? Sad face.

About to be uncle of twins? Sad face. 

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Will Brinson joined CBS Sports in 2010 and enters his seventh season covering the NFL for CBS. He previously wrote for FanHouse along with myriad other Internet sites. A North Carolina native who lives... Full Bio

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