Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 5/27/13

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - AUGUST 29: Quarterback Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants throws a pass during a preseason game against the New York Jets at Giants Stadium on August 29, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
When Jay Cutler's heart is questioned, Chicago Bears fans stand in anger. Years roll by with no title win and Tony Romo is still the man in Dallas. So, why does criticism surface when all is not perfect for Manning? The New York Giant fans and media should pause before counting Manning out.Eli Manning has done a tremendous amount for Giant Nation. He's won two Super Bowls (XLI and XLVI), holds an 8-3 playoff record while boasting a 5-1 road record in the playoffs. After throwing his second highest amount of interceptions, 20, in 2007, Eli Manning led the Giants to their first Super Bowl victory since the 1990 season.The next three seasons weren't so great; Manning lost to Brett Farve in the 2008 NFC Conference Championship, missed the playoffs in 2009 and 2010, and threw a career high of 25 interceptions in 2010.The Giant fans and New York press started the Eli instability talk and the possibility of another quarterback.Even though Manning threw for an amazing 4,933 yards in 2011, t...
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