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Two Championships in five years and Eli Manning still can't muster much respect in many NFL circles.
Phil Simms said Manning isn’t an elite quarterback, “'When I hear the word elite, I'm thinking about guys that can make unbelievable plays on the field by themselves.” “Eli has been a tremendous team player. He has been MVP of the Super Bowl twice. I know that. But the way I look at it, the answer is no."
Tom Coughlin, however, would not touch the elite subject during his Monday press conference, but did talk about his quarterback and how he played Sunday.
“Oh, that was terrible,” Coughlin said Monday. “He’d be the first one to tell you that. That was so foolish to try to make a play there. The one guy has got his shirt — just go down, take care of the ball and let us have another snap. Just take care of the football. I know he’s always trying to make a play and he has done things under those circumstances in the past that have worked out, but the percentages were just not with you when that happens.”
“To have it happen that quickly, yes. I know how hard he’s pressing to make a play. That’s what he's trying to do.” “Well, he’s not alone. He’s not alone. We have a lot of people that aren’t playing as well as they’re capable of playing. That’s got to change, obviously.” “We really need the opportunity to regroup, get some people as healthy as we can at this time of the year and then looking at it now, we have a six-game schedule ahead of us.”
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According to Mike Garafolo of USA TODAY Sports, the New York Giants worked out running back Joseph Addai this week.
Interesting name worked out by the Giants yesterday: RB Joseph Addai
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) November 14, 2012
The Giants have an open roster spot, since they just placed rookie defensive tackle Markus Kuhn on season ending injured reserve.
Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw will undergo numerous testing before taking a break during the team’s bye week, per Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPNNewYork.com.
“He’ll probably have every test known to man here in the next couple of days,” Giants head coach Tom Coughlin said, via Youngmisuk. “We have a big medical day with our players. Today and tomorrow, they will be visiting...
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported on Monday Night Countdown that New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw was removed from yesterday’s game against the Bengals because of a neck injury.
“The injury had been undisclosed to this point. Per Mort, Bradshaw has “some issues with his neck” and during the Giants’ Week 11 bye will undergo “some exams and MRIs” to detect...
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According to The Big Lead, via Black Sports Online, former New York Giants running back is charging people $1,950 to play flag football, basketball, or kickball with him.
This is hilarious, but I guess when you’re a former pro football player whose media career went up in flames, you have to find a way to pay for a multi-million dollar apartment in new York...
After starting out on fire by throwing 12 touchdowns to just seven interceptions in the first seven games of the season, quarterback Eli Manning has found himself in a major slump -- perhaps the worst one of his career since his rookie season -- that is now three weeks old. Over the last three games, Manning has not only failed to throw a touchdown pass for the first time in his...
During an appearance on CBS Sports Network’s NFL Monday QB show, former Giants quarterback and CBS analyst Phil Simms said that he doesn’t believe Eli Manning is an elite quarterback.
“No, he is not one of the elites,” Simms said in quotes distributed by CBS, via the New York Daily News. “Because when I hear the word elite, I’m thinking about guys that can make unbelievable...
Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw left Sunday's game with a neck injury, accoring to ESPN's Chris Mortensen.Fantasy Spin:Bradshaw has been dealing with a painful foot injury and now has another issue to worry about. Mortensen said Bradshaw will undergo tests during New York's bye to figure out what's wrong with his neck. Fantasy owners should add Andre Brown, who...
To say that the New York Giants played a bad game on Sunday would be an understatement. Watching that game, many would think that this was the worst game the Giants have played in recent years.
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