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New York Giants Have Conflicting Numbers When Defending the Pass
October 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Through seven games, the New York Giants are on every side of the defensive statistic spectrum in regards to defending the pass. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have given up the fourth-most yards in the NFL with 1,837, averaging 262.4 yards-per-game. Yet, opposing quarterbacks are completing just 61.9 percent of their passes against New...

Archie Manning Says He Knew West Coast-Style System Would Be Good for Eli Manning
October 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After the first two games of the 2014 NFL season, many wondered if New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and the new offense would ever gel. At the time, Eli was continuing his trend from 2013, throwing four interceptions in those two games alone. Following the Week 2 loss to...

Eli Manning, Peyton Manning Star in New DirecTV Fantasy Football Rap Video
August 11th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his older brother, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, have done it again. The duo recently teamed up for yet another incredible DirecTV video, this time portraying rap stars in a new "Fantasy Football Fantasy" hip hop video that also features retired New York...

Tony Romo Listed as One of NFL’s “Most Clutch” Quarterbacks; Eli Manning Left Off List
July 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has been credited with 25 4th quarterback comebacks and 30 game-winning drives -- two of them coming in the Super Bowl -- while also setting an NFL record with 15 4th quarterback touchdown passes in 2011. Yet when NFL Network ranked the Top 10...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Given 50/1 Odds to Win NFL MVP in 2014
July 9th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Although much of this offseason has been spent casting doubt over New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning -- so much so that it's now been deemed "The Year of Eli-Hating" -- Las Vegas oddsmakers weren't so quick to dismiss the two-time Super Bowl champion. Rather, Bovada gave Manning pretty solid...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Explains the Difference Between Peyton Manning and Eli Manning
July 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There are differences in pay, differences in stats and differences in Super Bowl titles, but New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie says the biggest difference between Peyton Manning and Eli Manning is their sense of humor. ***VIDEO1*** Both are widely known as funny guys -- which we've all seen in their commercials...

Steve Silverman: New York Giants’ Eli Manning is Bad Beyond Repair, Even for Ben McAdoo
June 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
We often joke here at Giants 101 that the Madden/Social Media generation has destroyed the average football IQ and that it's morphed fans into having unrealistic expectations, skewed views and a general misunderstanding of the game. However, that actually extends beyond the casual fan to even some of the most...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning: Peyton is the Better Quarterback, but I’m Better in the Sack
June 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning may be a two-time Super Bowl MVP, but he has no problem admitting that his brother, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, is the better signal caller. However, Easy-E says he reigns supreme where it counts: in the bedroom. ***VIDEO1*** When faced with a "Me or Peyton"...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning is NFL’s 14th Highest Paid Player in 2014
June 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
A year ago, many fans were up in arms when it was revealed that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was slated to become the NFL's highest paid player. And while a few large contracts bumped Manning down that list a bit, he still ranked near the top of the...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Rashad Jennings is Kind of an Intense Guy
May 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! As we head into another offseason lull, we present you the following headlines to enjoy over your final weekend coffee. Enjoy. ***VIDEO1*** Eli Manning Thinks Peyton Stole 'Omaha' From Him Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning put Omaha in the spotlight during the NFL playoffs with his frequent...

Eli Manning Feels Michael Sam Would’ve Been Welcomed in New York Giants’ Locker-Room
May 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Nearly a full round before he was selected by the St. Louis Rams in 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants had made it abundantly clear that they would make an effort to sign Missouri defensive end Michael Sam as an undrafted rookie free agent. Ultimately, the Rams took him...

Odell Beckham Jr. “Happy” to Land with New York Giants; Recalls Past with Eli Manning
May 9th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft, LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. saw his stock skyrocket. In fact, in the hours leading up to the start of the draft, there were multiple reports that teams like the New York Jets and San Francisco 49ers were strongly considering a trade...

Peyton Manning Says Eli Manning is Feeling Good; Getting Better Following Ankle Surgery
May 5th, 2014 at 3:20 PM
On Sunday afternoon, the Manning brothers spent their day attending the New York Yankees 5-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays and both Peyton and Eli Manning were also in town to watch Peyton's longtime friend and Yankee captain, Derek Jeter. ***VIDEO1*** Currently, the Giants quarterback is recovering from arthroscopic ankle surgery;...

10 Years After 2004 NFL Draft, Giants’ John Mara Says Eli Manning Has a Lot of Great Football Left
April 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
April 24, 2004. The day that may have changed the landscape of the New York Giants as an organization when they made one of the boldest moves on the day of the 2004 NFL Draft. ***VIDEO1*** The San Diego Chargers had taken Eli Manning with the first pick, but Manning wasn't playing...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Healing Quickly from Ankle Surgery; Expects to Be Ready for Camp
April 22nd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
During the second quarter of the New York Giants Week 17 victory over the Washington Redskins, Eli Manning suffered an ankle injury that took him out of the rest of the game. ***VIDEO1*** That ankle injury eventually lead to Manning needing to get arthroscopic surgery this past month and is keeping him...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Glad” DeMarcus Ware is No Longer in NFC East
April 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For most of his New York Giants career, Eli Manning has been forced to deal with a thorn in his side known as DeMarcus Ware. But no more. After being released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this offseason, Ware now calls Denver home -- the same place Eli's older Brother,...

New York Giants WRs Mario Manningham, Victor Cruz Working with QB Eli Manning at Duke University
April 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning continued an annual tradition this week, working out with some of his wide receivers -- Victor Cruz and Mario Manningham -- at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. But this time, the Big Blue trio wasn't alone. Rather, several members of the Denver Broncos...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Sings “This Time of Year” at House of Blues in New Orleans: Video
March 6th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has always been known as a man with a good sense of humor and a very entertaining personality. We've seen him and older brother, Peyton Manning, star in some incredible DirecTV commercials (see: Football on Your Phone) and we've also seen Easy-E light it...

Poor Eli Manning: Super Bowl XLVIII Edition
February 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

Eli Manning Feared Peyton Manning’s Football Career was Over Following Neck Surgery
January 31st, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Shortly after a May 2011 surgery that was designed to repair nerve damage in his neck, Peyton Manning found himself in the back yard tossing passes to his younger Brother, Eli Manning, just as the duo had done as they were kids. Only there was something vastly different about this...