Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 2/2/13
Eli Manning has the honor of calling Metlife Stadium his home field and New York his home city.  So it would be no surprise that days after Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco called the idea of a cold weather Super Bowl retarded, Manning hopped in to set Joe straight. Eli was asked about yesterday, and according to ESPN New York via the New York Daily News, Manning disagrees with Flacco’s wording and opinion. “I disagree with a lot of things about that comment: wording and overall content of it,” theNew York Giantsquarterback told reporters on Friday in New Orleans, according to the New York Daily News. “I think it will be really good.” Manning plays his home games at Metlife, and has played his share of playoff and bad weather games in the stadium.  Manning thinks that’s what makes it exciting. “That’s the good thing about Super Bowls, you want something unique,” Manning said. “You want something different and you don’t want to have it in the same place every year (or) the same environment
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