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Sports Illustrated Doesn’t Believe New York Giants’ Eli Manning is Top 10 Quarterback
July 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
We were shocked when NFL Network released their own list of the league's Top 10 quarterbacks and had New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning not only ranked among the Top 10, but ahead of his brother Peyton Manning (Denver Broncos). It was a sign of respect rarely shown to Manning...

NFL Network’s Bucky Brooks Views New York Giants QB Eli Manning Among League’s Top 10
June 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning may not have cracked NFL Network's "Top 100 Players of 2015" list, but that's not to say he doesn't belong. And while the players certainly offered him little respect, Bucky Brooks has set out to correct that injustice. And in his personal "Top 10...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Will Victor Cruz Land on PUP After All?
June 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the first of five straight weeks without any kind of football. During this time, we'll likely bring back some old classics like "Writers' Roundtable" and "Classic Giants Clips" while we begin work on our training camp preview series. ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time,...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Graded Out as League’s Worst Quarterback Under Pressure
May 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's no secret that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is at his weakest when there's relentless pressure in his face. And the 2011 NFC Championship Game against the San Francisco 49ers aside, he has not fared particularly well in pocket-collapsing situations. ***PHOTO1*** Two seasons ago, back in 2013, Manning was actually...

NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Eli Manning as No. 9 QB in NFL; Tony Romo No. 6
May 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's that time of year again where nothing else is really going on so the rankings systems are out in full force. On Tuesday, we saw the New York Giants receiving unit ranked in the Top 5 of the league, which was then followed up by additional NFL Network rankings...

Eli Manning, Peyton Manning Team up to Play Classic Phone Prank on Kevin Nealon: Video
March 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
As fans of the New York Giants, we've heard this one before: quarterback Eli Manning is a clever prankster and his No. 1 go-to gag is changing the language settings in the phones of his teammates. But at the SNL40 after party, both he and his brother, Peyton Manning, set...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Named One of Top 20 Quarterbacks Taken No. 1 All-Time
March 14th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has made NFL Network's list of the Top 20 quarterbacks of all-time who were taken No. 1 overall in the NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** The list is compiled by 24/7 Sports writer Bryan Fischer, who lists the younger Manning brother at No. 6 overall. Manning has guided the...

Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Tennessee Congressman Says What About Eli Manning?
December 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue is off today -- although they may hold some workouts -- so we'll take a look at some related storylines from around the league, including what one Tennessee Congressman said about Eli Manning and his wife Abby, as well as whether or...

Patriots’ Tom Brady: “I Have Real Deep Wounds from Those Losses Against the Giants”
November 12th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
Tom Brady has spent a lot of his postseason career playing against both Manning brothers -- Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. ***PHOTO1*** Brady has seen Peyton numerous times in AFC playoff games; whether it be in AFC Championships and Divisional Round Games, and both of...

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...