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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.
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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...
I don’t know why I’m amazed anymore, but I am. It’s happened I don’t know how many times this year. The other team takes a lead, I think it’s safe, I start writing … then I look up and Eli Manning is leading the Giants on a comeback. He’s remarkable, he really is. He’s led them back from a ...
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2011/12/giants-cowboys_eli_manning_co.htmlAndrew Mills/The Star-LedgerNew York Giants storm onto the field after the defense blocks a game-tying field goal attempt by Dallas Cowboys at the end of the game as the New York Giants post a 37-34 comeback win over the Dallas Cowboys. (12/12/11) Andrew Mills/The Star-LedgerBy Start Ledger Staff - 12/13/11
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...
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Scott Kacsmar digs into a historic week where Eli Manning leaves his mark in Dallas, kicker dÃ©jÃ vu, Tebow puts new meaning to 3:16, the cardiac Cardinals, milestones for Brees/Ryan, and the greatest drive in Texansâ history.....
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.
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
One more day to gloat and dissect Sunday’s game. Some reactions:
“It’s just all confidence,” said WR Hakeem Nicks about his team. “Not one man in that huddle was lacking confidence. We knew what we were capable of doing. We’ve done it time after time this season. It was just a matter of getting it done. That’s what we did. We kept on believing in each other. Eli kept...