Found August 03, 2012 on The Last Angry Fan:
Even though they’re based in New York and are the reigning Super Bowl champs, the Giants don’t receive anywhere near the same amount of media coverage that the Jets do.  The disparity can be traced nowadays to the “Tebow Factor,” as the Jets backup QB draws more media attention than Eli Manning and the rest of the Giants combined.  Case in point—just look at what happened when Tim Tebow went for an innocent run in the rain, sans t-shirt.  Eli could cure cancer while rescuing a litter of kittens from a burning building completely naked and it wouldn’t warrant the same amount of attention as a soaking wet, half naked Tebow. But Eli Manning, with tongue firmly planted in cheek,  has a simple, yet interesting idea on how to raise the amount of media coverage for the Giants to the level of Rex Ryan’s Jets team. Three words—David Carr, shirtless. From the NY Daily News… “I told David Carr to take his shirt off while we were running sprints after practice,” Manning said on ESPN Radio on Th
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