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New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Believes Ryan Nassib Will Eventually Start in the NFL
February 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
As long as Eli Manning sticks around, Ryan Nassib will never become a starting quarterback for the New York Giants. But that does not necessary mean he won't start elsewhere -- something head coach Tom Coughlin firmly believes Nassib will do at some point in his professional career. ***PHOTO1*** "I do," Coughlin...

Jameis Winston’s Pro Comparison: New York Giants QB Eli Manning?
February 13th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
When you think of Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and his various off-field transgressions, the last comparison you might draw is to New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. When considering their respectively mobility -- or in Manning's case, his lack thereof -- it may also seem like a reach of...

Eli Manning not Likely to Give New York Giants a Hometown Discount?
February 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is entering the final year of his contract, will count for $19.75 million against the salary cap in 2015 and, at 34-years-old, is realistically nearing the end of his professional career. And despite several restructures -- each one saving the team money and deferring...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: New Contract or Lame Duck for Eli Manning?
February 11th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! The offseason lull is now in full swing, but fear not -- the NFL Combine is right around the corner and interesting news is bound to pick up! ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time -- especially if you're in the Northeast -- why not kick back, relax...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese, Eli Manning at No Risk of Losing Jobs: Report
February 7th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
While Tom Coughlin might be a bit on the hot seat in 2015 if he fails to get the New York Giants to the postseason, or at least a winning record, it looks like general manager Jerry Reese and quarterback Eli Manning are going anywhere anytime soon. ***PHOTO1*** After Giants co-owner John...

It’s a New York Giants Baby Boom: Prince Amukamara, Antrel Rolle Also Expecting Blessings
January 31st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
For the New York Giants, baby fever is apparently in the air with several players either having children come into the world or announcing they have one on the way. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his wife Abby, welcomed their third daughter into the world, Caroline Olivia Manning; the...

Archie Manning: New York Giants’ Eli Manning Would Retire Before Playing for Another Team
January 30th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Even prior to the 2004 NFL Draft, quarterback Eli Manning made it abundantly clear he did not want to play for the San Diego Chargers. Rather, he had his mind set on the New York Giants, and following a trade that included Philip Rivers, he got his wish. Now, 11...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Wife Abby McGrew Welcome Daughter No. 3
January 30th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The Manning house is going to be growing by one in 2015, as it has been revealed that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his wife, Abby McGrew, are now expecting their third child. ***PHOTO1*** The couple, who have been married since 2008, already have two children; Ava, 3 and Lucy,...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Tom Brady, Deflate-Gate: “Seems Kind of Strange to Me”
January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has never before heard of an NFL or college quarterback deflating balls to gain an advantage, so Deflate-Gate is all new to him. And while he does admit that every quarterback has their own football preferences, the entire Deflate-Gate saga has come off a...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Odell Beckham Jr. Admires Tyrann Mathieu
January 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! The NFL Pro Bowl is finally upon us, and while many no longer take an interest in the game itself, it does represent the final opportunity to see rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. this year. Of course, by contrast, it also represents the...

Geoff Schwartz: No Doubt New York Giants Will Extend Eli Manning’s Contract
January 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It's no secret that Eli Manning is coming off perhaps the best season of his professional career at 33-years-old during the 2014 season. 4,410 yards, 30 touchdown passes to just 14 interceptions and a 63.1 percent completion percentage; a career high. ***PHOTO1*** The now 34-year-old Manning is also heading into the final...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Impact of an Eli Manning Extension?
January 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! While most focus around the football world is zeroed in on the upcoming Senior Bowl and then, obviously, the Super Bowl, there have still been a few interesting Giants-related stories to hit the presses. ***PHOTO1*** Among them is a new chapter in the Eric Inselberg case,...

Giants’ Eli Manning, Phil Simms Credited with Two of the “Most Clutch” Playoff Performances in History
January 12th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In a Top 10 list conducted by NFL Now, New York Giants quarterbacks Eli Manning and Phil Simms were each named as two of the ten top clutch playoff performances in NFL history. ***PHOTO1*** Bucky Brooks and Elliot Harrison of NFL Now’s “The Ranking Show” took football fans through their list of...

New York Giants Sign Quarterback Ricky Stanzi, Kicker Chris Boswell to Reserve/Futures Contracts
January 8th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants continued rounding up players on Reserve/Futures contracts on Wednesday, signing former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Ricky Stanzi and former Houston Texans kicker/punter Chris Boswell. In total, they have now signed 14 players to Reserve/Futures deals. ***PHOTO1*** Stanzi, a fifth-round draft pick of the Chiefs in 2011, spent the...

Eli Manning is Willing to Talk Contract Extension with Giants, but not Concerned Over Status
January 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants gave Eli Manning the six-year, $97.5 million extension before the 2009 season, some had questioned whether or not it was the right move for the team to make and give their quarterback such a high deal. ***PHOTO1*** Almost six years later, playing in every game of the...

John Mara Wants to See Eli Manning Retire as a Member of the New York Giants
January 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
A week from now, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning will turn 34-years-old -- something that's hard to believe when you look back on his career. After all, it feels like only yesterday that Manning was being traded from the San Diego Chargers to the New York Giants on draft...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Pleased Danny Langsdorf is Leaving After One Season
December 31st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As the New York Giants prepared for their year-end press conferences on Tuesday, it was reported that quarterbacks coach Danny Langsdorf would be leaving the team after only one season to reunite with Mike Riley at Nebraska. It was a report that head coach Tom Coughlin later confirmed ... with...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Feels Offense Has Grown, Wants to “Finish Season Strong”
December 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Heading into Week 17, the New York Giants team that will take the field at MetLife Stadium one final time here in 2014 are vastly different than the Giants we saw in a 27-0 Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, says quarterback Eli Manning. In fact, he says the...

St. Louis Rams’ Jeff Fisher Doesn’t Believe Odell Beckham Jr. Has Any Weaknesses
December 17th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
The St. Louis Rams were high on LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. going into the 2014 NFL Draft, but he ultimately landed with the New York Giants. Now, as the two prepare to play each other on Sunday afternoon, Rams head coach Jeff Fisher recalls why he and the...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Rocketing up Some of NFL’s All-Time Lists
December 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Despite the typical "Eli Manning is a turnover machine and makes stupid faces" narrative being crammed down our throats on a regular basis, the New York Giants quarterback is silently rocketing up some of the league's all-time lists. And with a 250-yard, three-touchdown performance in a 24-13 victory over the...