Originally written on Ultimate NYG  |  Last updated 3/16/12
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Mike Florio goes around the league, talking about Peyton Manning, Peyton Hillis etc..  Later, he and Amani Toomer talk about #81's comments on his former teammate, Jeremy Shockey.  Amani Toomer: "After Jeremy Shockey in 2007 got injured, Eli's play went up because he didn't have that distraction in the huddle."  On twitter, bad teammate, worse person.  "When Jeremy first came he was the ultimate professional, and I was the first person singing his praises." This whole topic of conversation got started because Shockey is a free agent.  Naturally, people consider whether the old team will have interest.  Okay, folks, this may not be easy, but on a day when Shockey's stock price is collapsing, I am going to support this guy and take his side. No, I am NOT advocating for the NY Giants to take Shockey back.  That ship has sailed.  But it goes back to what I have always said about Shockey- he was never managed properly by his coaching staff.  He was an alphamale Pro Bowl talent that ...
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