Found January 19, 2012 on Sign on San Diego:
Dallas_cowboys_v_85a4
The Giants' Eli Manning has been forced to escape the shadow of superstar big brother, Peyton. San Francisco's Alex Smith? He only has a pair of Hall of Famers in Joe Montana and Steve Young hanging over him in 49ers lore.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Alex Smith Thinks Eli Manning Has Faced Pressure, Had it Rough

Alex Smith has been thrown around plenty throughout his career. The 49ers have made three head coaching changes and gone through even more offensive systems since he was drafted in 2005. He’s been benched because of injuries or poor play, but still managed to become the starter again. Overcoming all that led Vernon Davis to call Smith the “strongest individual” he’s met....

Baas latest to get stomach bug

Eli Manning may be the undisputed leader of the Giants, but they're hoping no one else follows him to the sickbed.

Eli no longer ill-i

According to the Giants' Twitter feed, Eli Manning is in the building this morning and will be practicing with the team shortly. They are scheduled to begin their workout around 11:50 a.m.

Eli Manning misses practice with stomach illness

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

Giants' Manning limited due to stomach bug

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning started but did not finish practice due to illness.

Eli's '100 percent' after bout with 'bug'

The most famous, 24-hour “bug” in the tri-state area departed on schedule by Thursday morning, allowing Giants fans everywhere to take a deep breath.   Eli Manning is fine.             “Yeah, I’m 100 percent,” the Giants’ franchise quarterback declared, one day after he left practice early ...

NY Giants vs. San Francisco 49ers: Five Players To Watch

This weekend the New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers will meet in San Francisco to determine who will represent the NFC in the Super Bowl. While both teams are full of talented players, this article examines five players who are going to be the biggest factors in determining if their team wins or loses this weekend. Alex Smith, San Francisco:In football, praise for a successful...

Eli Can Climb Another Rung This Sunday

Eli Manning's season started with a debate about whether or not he was an elite quarterback and it might end with another debate. It won't be about his elite status as any remaining holdouts have long ago given up that fight. The debate this time will be about whether or not he's the best quarterback in the Manning family. If he wins on Sunday against the 49ers, Eli...

Are the Giants the most complete team left in the playoffs?

While the 49ers and the Ravens might have more complete defenses and the Patriots may lay claim for having the league’s best offense, but out of the teams still left in the playoffs the Giants could conceivably be the most complete team. As the Giants come together late in the season they are firing on all cylinders, both offensively and defensively. They are proving to be a matchup...

Full Court Press: Giants vs. 49ers One of NFL’s Classic Rivalries, Manning Hit With Stomach Illness, Busy Phillips Lounging

Click on photo to read more about the classic rivalry The Giants and 49ers are a classic rivalry mostly because they featured some legendary players. Are there any legendary players in this weekend’s game? Thoughts? The Press The Definitive Best Picture of the 100 Hottest Athletes of All-Time [BleacherReport] Stomach illness hits Eli Manning knocks him out of practice [CNNSI]...

Efficient Eli on Third Down

I noted in my look back at the Green Bay game that it seems like recently every time we have had a 3rd and 10 that Easy Eli has been there to keep the drive alive with a huge completion. If it seems that way to anyone else too, there is good reason. Eli has been lights out on 3rd/medium-3rd/long. Not good, not great-LIGHTS OUT. Nearly perfect. Here's the thing, the chart below...

Coordinator longs to be head coach

If Kevin Gilbride were 30-something, he’d be the hottest head coaching prospect in the NFL. Think about it. He has developed and groomed one of the elite quarterbacks in the league in Eli Manning, serving as first his quarterbacks coach and now offensive coordinator during his eight-year career. Gilbride...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.