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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...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Needs More than Just Madden Cover Boy
May 16th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to another football-free weekend. Unfortunately, the final lull of the NFL offseason is now upon us -- that dreaded time post-free agency, post-NFL Draft, post-UDFA signings and post-rookie minicamp. In other words, we're in a holding patterns until Organized Team Activities (OTAs)...

Jon Stewart Used New York Giants, Eli Manning to Mock Tom Brady: Video
May 15th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
Jon Stewart, famed American comedian and host of "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central, has never been shy about his disdain for all things Boston -- particularly the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady. And while most of his commentary is intentionally comedic and generally exaggerated, he left no...

Giants’ Eli Manning on Tom Brady: If You Break the Rules, You’re Going to Get Punished
May 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Monday, the NFL officially suspended New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady four games for his involvement in the DeflateGate scandal, while also fining the team $1 million and stripping them of both their 2016 first-round pick and their 2017 fourth-round pick. And while the punishment may appear to be...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo: 2015 Offense Will Be More About the Players than the Plays
May 10th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The transitional period under New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo is over. The unfamiliarity, the adjustments, the confusion and the grind to learn a new playbook are all out the window. And while speaking to the media on Saturday, McAdoo made the declaration that 2015 will represent an "offense"...

New York Giants and Eli Manning Still not Discussing Contract Extension
April 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
If you're looking for some news of progress between the New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning in contract extension talks, the two-time Super Bowl MVP had none on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Manning attended the March of Dimes' March for Babies event and admitted that nothing has been discussed: "Nothing has been brought up,"...

New York Giants a “Team to Watch” If QB Marcus Mariota Free Falls: Report
April 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
There are many potential destinations for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota both inside and outside of the Top 10, but the New York Giants? With Eli Manning at the helm and many years of his NFL career still remaining, and the heavily invested in Ryan Nassib backing him up, it certainly...

New York Giants 2015 Regular Season: Early Look at Top 5 Most Intriguing Matchups
April 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Can you feel it? There's excitement in the air on the heels of Tuesday night's NFL regular season schedule release and with good reason. It not only means that the 2015 NFL Draft is around the corner, it means training camps are also right around the corner and, subsequently, we're...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Expects “Improved” Connection Between He, Odell Beckham Jr. in 2015
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
A year after New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. set any number of league and franchise records, ultimately earning himself the AP Rookie of the Year Award, quarterback Eli Manning says there's still quite a bit of a room for improvement and their chemistry has not yet even...

Giants’ Eli Manning Aiming for 70% Completion Percentage, Single-Digit Interceptions in 2015
April 20th, 2015 at 1:35 PM
When the New York Giants arrived for the start of the offseason workout program on Monday morning, quarterback Eli Manning was the very first player through the door. His dedication has become so automatic that it's rarely even given a second-thought at this stage of his NFL career, but there's...

Football Outsiders Gives New York Giants QB Eli Manning 20 “Adjusted Interceptions” for 2014
April 19th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had arguably his greatest statistical season in 2014, completing 63.1% of his passes for 4,410 yards and 30 touchdowns to go along with only 14 interceptions -- a significant decrease from the 27 interceptions he had in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** Despite that, Manning was still heavily criticized...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Stats Say Big Blue Won’t Go WR in Round 1
April 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the last weekend before the offseason workout program officially begins. Yes, you read that right -- the NFL lull is nearing its end. The Giants will report to the Quest Diagnostics Training Center on Monday for the start of their voluntary...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Named One of the “Top 20 Philanthropists Under 40″
April 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has given back so much during his NFL career and is receiving some well-deserved praise for it. ***PHOTO1*** The Observer ranks Manning, 34, as one of the top young stars under 40 who gives back a lot to great causes, whether it be helping out after...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Relying on Eli Manning in 2015
April 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the weekend! The official start to the offseason workout program is still a little more than two weeks away and the NFL Draft is still more than a month away, so expect slow times here over the next 14 or so...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Wide Receivers Working Out at Duke University
April 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
In what has become an offseason norm, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his wide receivers -- Victor Cruz, Odell Beckham Jr. and Rueben Randle -- gathered together in Durham, North Carolina at Duke University this week for some offseason workouts. ***PHOTO1*** As they've been before, the trio was joined by...

Giants’ Eli Manning Expects Offensive Boost with Wide Receiver Health, Addition of Shane Vereen
April 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning may have put up some of the best numbers of his career in 2014, but he did it without the luxury of his three top wide receivers on the field at the same time. In total, Victor Cruz, Odell Beckham Jr. and Rueben Randle...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Excited” for Second Year in Ben McAdoo’s Offense
March 31st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
There are high hopes for Eli Manning and the New York Giants' offense in the second year of offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo's system, and Manning himself is very optimistic about year No. 2. ***PHOTO1*** Big Blue's shortcomings on offense were apparent in the first year of McAdoo calling plays, but things started...

Chip Kelly Also an Eli Manning Fan: “Talk About a Stone-Cold Killer in the Fourth Quarter”
March 27th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly may be changing the dynamic between the Iggles and New York Giants. After all, rather than relentless smack talk -- something his team continues to engage in despite his leadership -- Kelly has repeatedly showed Big Blue unprovoked respect. ***PHOTO1*** It initially started prior to Week...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: What to Expect from Steve Spagnuolo’s Defense
March 27th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! The major lull of the NFL offseason is finally upon us -- that fourth wave of nearly non-existent free agency coupled with the reality that the NFL Draft is still five weeks away. What to do, what to do? Don't worry, we've got you...