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Prior to this season, Barry Cofield and Eli Manning were teammates. Cofield was on the Giants’ 2007 Super Bowl team, so he saw Manning lead the most important game-winning drive of his career to achieve the impossible. Still, that was not Manning at his best. This year’s edition of Eli is one of the best [...]
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by Adam Carman, BGB Assistant EditorEli Manning has more than earned the title of comeback king this season. Five of the Giants' six wins have come with dramatic 4th-quarter comebacks by Eli Manning. This past week was only the most recent, however; Manning has been delivering when the chips were down for years. If the NFC didn't contain Aaron Rodgers, and Giants fans weren...
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Quarterback Eli Manning cannot outsprint many pursuers, but he has bought enough time in the pocket to pass for 4,105 yards this season, a Giants record.
Start Em’ QB Eli Manning (NYG) 300 Passing yards 2 TD 0 INT
Right now Manning is guaranteed to get you 300 yards and at least two touchdowns. Added bonus is he is facing a weak Washington defense this week.
Sit Em’ QB Phillip River (SD) 225 Passing yards 1 TD 3 INT
The Ravens have yet to allow any quarterback to throw for more than one touchdown. I don’t expect Rivers to...
Redskins defensive tackle Barry Cofield said plenty of good things about the Giants offense. But he couldn’t help throwing a little jab at his old quarterback. The former Giant lauded his old club for having a “top-five offense,” and he celebrated Eli Manning.
The 2011 New York Giants football season can be summed up with one word – nauseating. As a lifelong fan and season ticket holder, it is hard to remember a year with such drama each and every Sunday. Never is a deficit too large when Eli Manning is at the helm, but with this porous defense, no lead is ever safe. Even after throwing a critical interception against the Cowboys...
Tim Tebow, Aaron Rodgers and other quarterbacks are getting a lot of the focus this season, but the Giants' Eli Manning is worthy of our attention too.
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/giants/ny-giants-defense-score-article-1.991797Ronald Martinez/Getty ImagesSafeties Deon Grant (l.) and Antrel Rolle (ground) know it's time for Giants defense to keep leads and not depend on heroics from Eli Manning and offense.By Ralph Vacchiano - NY Dailynews 12/15/11