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Examining the New York Giants’ Back-Up QB Conundrum and the Overreaction It Has Caused
April 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As General Manager Jerry Reese has expanded his “we investigate everything” statements to actually investigating arguably every free agent since the offseason began, it appears that the most controversial thus far has, perhaps, been one for a back-up quarterback position. New York Giants QB Eli Manning has had an arthroscopic...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning Had Previously Undergone Multiple Surgeries “Nobody Knew About”
April 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning underwent arthroscopic surgery to help repair his injured left ankle earlier this month, it made National headlines. After all, Manning is now the NFL's active iron man at quarterback, having started 151 consecutive games. But, contrary to popular belief, Manning is not immune...

New York Giants, Quarterback Josh Freeman Agree to Terms: Report
April 16th, 2014 at 11:50 AM
The New York Giants had free agent quarterback Josh Freeman in for a visit on Tuesday, but he initially left without a contract. However, that was apparently only a temporary hiccup as the two sides agreed to terms on a contract early Wednesday afternoon, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports...

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,...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

Ex-Giants Offensive Coordinator Kevin Gilbride Feels It’s “Ludicrous” to Say Eli Manning is Declining
April 15th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Over the past several days, the big topic of conversation around New York has been quarterback Eli Manning, his ankle surgery and a report that would seem to suggest the New York Giants are concerned about a sudden and rapid decline. However, while speaking with Pro Football Talk on Monday,...

Quarterbacks Josh Freeman, Matt Flynn Will Visit New York Giants on Tuesday
April 14th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Late last week it was reported that free agent quarterback Josh Freeman could, possibly, meet with the New York Giants. Shortly after that report came out, it was also indicated that fellow free agent quarterback Matt Flynn might also meet with the Giants. If and when were never firmly established,...

New York Giants not Extending Eli Manning’s Contract in Fear of a Rapid Decline?
April 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Even prior to Eli Manning's ankle surgery, there was much speculation about whether or not his contract would be extended and, subsequently, why it hadn't been. And despite New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese saying an extension is "on the table" and co-owner John Mara admitting that Eli remains...

New York Giants Have Reached Out to Quarterback Matt Flynn: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With Eli Manning needing arthroscopic surgery on the ankle that was injured in the New York Giants 20-6 win over the Washington Redskins, the team is looking at all possible help to add depth and experience to the position. On Friday, it was reported  reported that the team had worked out Josh Freeman,...

Quarterback Josh Freeman Likely to Workout for New York Giants: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Following Eli Manning's ankle surgery on Thursday, we here at Giants 101 said the New York Giants would likely be in a hurry to add another quarterback. Less than 24 hours later, their search for another offseason arm has begun as free agent quarterback Josh Freeman is likely to workout...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery on Injured Left Ankle
April 10th, 2014 at 2:20 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was injured (high ankle sprain) in the final game of the 2013 regular season against the Washington Redskins, little was made of it. After all, the season had ended and he had an entire offseason to heal. Only, he didn't fully heal and...

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...

Eli Manning to David Tyree in Super Bowl XLII Named Greatest Play in New York Giants History
April 8th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Over the last several weeks, Giants.com has been running a bracket competition to determine the "Greatest Play in New York Giants History." On Monday, the voting finally came to an end and a winner has officially been crowned. The winning play, deemed the greatest play in Big Blue history, will...

New Teammates Confident Eli Manning Can Lead New York Giants Back to Prominence
April 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese has taken full control of his portion of the offseason, the focus on what has so far transpired has pulled some of the attention away from quarterback Eli Manning. The franchise signal-caller did have a horrible 2013 season and was much maligned...

New York Giants Official on Signing Mark Sanchez: We’ll Sign Joe Namath Before We Sign Him
March 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Monday afternoon, it had seemed like former New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez had found a new home with the Philadelphia Eagles, but there were conflicting reports and the recently released Jets quarterback had not signed in Philadelphia yet. ***PHOTO1*** The rumors of Sanchez even went as far as to say...

Do the New York Giants ‘Need’ to Add Another Wide Receiver?
March 21st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the NFL Draft soon approaching, most teams will be finalizing their free agent decisions within the next few weeks. The New York Giants have been busy this offseason, adding depth at numerous positions where starters were lost or where holes were already present. One position in dire need of...

New York Giants, Eli Manning File Motions to Have Fake Memorabilia Lawsuit Dismissed
March 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Thursday, the New York Giants, quarterback Eli Manning and multiple other defendants filed a motion in Federal Court to have the fake memorabilia lawsuit, levied against them by Eric Inselberg, dismissed. "In a shameless effort to grab media and public attention, [the plaintiff] and his attorneys filed this baseless action...

New York Giants Officially Re-Sign QB Curtis Painter
March 13th, 2014 at 2:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Along with a multitude of other transactions that were made and officially revealed on Tuesday, the New York Giants announced that they have re-signed back-up quarterback Curtis Painter. The re-signing of Painter never seemed like a certainty given New York's desire to develop and increase the role for fellow back-up...

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...

Retired New York Giants OL David Diehl Defends Eli Manning Over Lackluster 2013 Season
March 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The debate about New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and what he has left in the tank is something that will easily carry over into the 2014 season. It's something that will be over-analyzed in training camp and the preseason, and something that will be questioned every single time...