Found May 08, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Eli Manning
TEAMS: New York Giants
Eli Manning knew this was coming. Any sports figure who makes an appearance on “Saturday Night Live” has to be prepared to hear about it from their teammates. Manning got mixed reviews for his performance over the weekend, but for the most part people seem to think he was pretty funny and handled it well. Naturally, the Giants were awaiting Manning’s arrival at their practice facility Monday morning so they could have a little fun at his expense. According to the NY Post, a few teammates told Eli he looks good in a dress as a reference to a skit where he dressed up in a bright yellow dress and wore a blonde wig. Others threw bananas at him to needle him about the sexting skit where a picture of Manning was shown holding a banana in front of his crotch. “All good-hearted,’’ Manning said. “They all say they got some good laughs out of it so that is always good.’’ Manning also said that some of the “SNL” cast members were amazed that he wasn’t nervous and that, while it was a great exp
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  • I don't even watch SNL anymore, couldn't even tell you who is on the show. But as a Giants fan I had to watch this one. Eli was surprizingly funny.
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