Eli Manning RUMORS & NEWS

  • The Giants are ruining what’s left of Eli Manning

    New York Post "The whole idea, the Big Blueprint from the very top of the franchise, was to win now with Eli Manning. It was an organizational strategy steeped in romance and nostalgia and more than hope: Shore up the offensive line, get your 37-year-old quarterback a generational running back, and..." September 18

  • Did Giants make mistake in passing up Sam Darnold? Only Eli Manning can end narrative

    USA Today "Two signature moments of New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning's career — both literally and figuratively — have come in road victories at Dallas. He was superb in leading the Giants' 33-31 triumph nine years ago in the grand opening..." September 13

  • Eli Manning's offense is better but the Giants' problems are all too familiar

    Newark Star-Ledger "For the quarterback of an offense that produced as many touchdowns for the opposition as it did for his own team, Eli Manning seemed plenty pleased. And it wasn't just because he was still capable of standing on his own two feet despite his offensive line's -- and we're..." September 10

  • Can Giants afford Eli Manning in 2019 salary cap after paying Odell Beckham?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Once the Giants start paying Odell Beckham like a star quarterback in 2019, how long will it be until they have to pay their quarterback like a young wide receiver? Not long, suggests the NFL model. The strategy for winning while fitting 53 players..." August 29

  • With Odell Beckham Jr. re-signed, the pressure is on Eli Manning to deliver for Giants

    Washington Post "When the New York Giants benched two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback Eli Manning last November, the clumsy handiwork of then-coach Ben McAdoo, the franchise’s on-field course seemed clear: Manning’s days in New York were all but done. The Giants surely would..." August 28

  • Jets would sign up for Sam Darnold producing an Eli Manning-like career

    New York Post "Sam Darnold was closing in on 7 years old when Eli Manning became a New York Giant. Darnold was 10 when Manning won Super Bowl XLII. Darnold was 14 when Manning won Super Bowl XLVI. Darnold, now 21 and quarterback of the Jets, and Manning, 37 and still quarterback..." August 24

  • Eli Manning: Saquon Barkley missing 'valuable time'

    NFL.com "New York Giants rookie running back Saquon Barkley has missed Big Blue's past eight practices while nursing a hamstring strain. Quarterback Eli Manning said Tuesday that the missed work, including last week's preseason game, is concerning for a rookie,..." August 22

  • Giants build hype for an Eli Manning we’ve never seen before

    New York Post "Eli Manning and Pat Shurmur were joking about the generation gap between the 37-year-old quarterback and his young social media-savvy lethal weapons — from Odell Beckham Jr. to Sterling Shepard to Evan Engram to Saquon Barkley. “Do a lot of dancing, probably more than I..." August 22

  • The race to be Eli Manning’s backup is heating up

    New York Post "It seems as if Davis Webb has the job locked up as Eli Manning’s backup, but the depth chart at quarterback isn’t that clear for Giants first-year coach Pat Shurmur. Webb played reasonably well when he started against the Lions on Friday in Detroit, which turned out to be..." August 20

  • ‘Who?’: Eli Manning quietly fires back at Jaguars star

    New York Post "By Eli Manning standards, this was quite a put-down. Manning came off the field after Wednesday’s joint practice with the Lions and was still perspiring when he was informed that Jalen Ramsey, the Jaguars’ top cornerback, ripped him. Ramsey, in a full-scale assault in..." August 15

  • Now it’s time for Eli Manning to reward the Giants’ faith

    New York Post "Eli Manning comes to his 15th season armed with so much to prove — if not so much to himself and his true-blue teammates, then to John Mara and Dave Gettleman and Pat Shurmur for believing that this 37-year-old quarterback can get off the canvas. And to cynics, who are convinced that..." July 26

  • Eli Manning admits he still has one keepsake from his brief time with the Chargers

    CBS Sports "Although Eli Manning has spent his entire NFL career with the New York Giants, there was a small amount of time back in 2004 when his rights were actually owned by the Chargers, and believe it or not, Manning actually kept the one piece of memorabilia that was produced during his brief time..." July 21

  • McAdoo 'at peace' with Eli benching that got him fired, admits 'my bedside manner hurt me that week'

    New York Daily News "Ben McAdoo finally has addressed the one topic people were waiting to hear him talk about: the benching of Eli Manning for Geno Smith that got him fired after 29 games as Giants head coach. McAdoo wrote in the “What I Learned” section of Peter King’s debut..." July 16

  • Giants QB Eli Manning basically disrespected by Madden 19

    New York Daily News "EA Sports has no respect for Eli Manning. The two-time Super Bowl champion received an overall rating of 76 in the Madden 19 video game — tied with Colts backup Jacoby Brissett for 35th-best among all quarterbacks. Here is a sampling of QBs with better overall ratings..." July 13

  • Eli Manning says Odell Beckham Jr. 'looked healthy' when they practiced together

    ESPN "When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver Odell Beckham worked on full-speed routes last month at mandatory minicamp, Manning came away impressed. He thought Beckham looked like his "old self" during some throwing sessions between the two. Beckham broke..." July 10

  • Eli Manning believes this Giants' weapon is 'primed for a big season'

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Giants doubled-down on building a star-studded offense around 37-year-old quarterback Eli Manning this offseason, by drafting running back Saquon Barkley No. 2 overall, signing veteran left tackle Nate Solder, and adding second-round rookie left guard Will..." July 10

  • Controversial Eli Manning Super Bowl helmet to be sold at auction

    Larry Brown Sports "A helmet that was worn by Eli Manning during the most important win of his career is set to be sold at auction, and it’s one that has been a source of great contention in the past. According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, Manning’s game-worn helmet from Super Bowl XLII..." July 06

  • Can Eli Manning reclaim his mojo?

    USA Today "Is going all in on Eli Manning the smart move? Team brass is committing to Eli Manning, at the very least for the 2018 season. The long-term outlook is dependent on performance, especially with the presence of 2017 third-round pick Davis Webb and 2018 fourth-round pick Kyle..." June 25

  • Eli Manning: Giants 'can win championships' and 'I want to continue doing it'

    North Jersey "Eli Manning isn't looking for a victory lap. Anyone who thinks Manning's 2018 and 2019 seasons -- he is under contract with Giants for both -- are about just rebounding from a 3-13 debacle or adding to his Hall of Fame resume is way off..." June 24

  • Eli Manning on Odell Beckham: 'He looks healthy'

    NFL.com "New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hasn't done much work on the field during the offseason as he returns from a broken ankle. While Beckham was cleared to practice for the mandatory minicamp, the star wide receiver was limited to individual..." June 22

  • Davis Webb won’t take a break in pursuit of Eli Manning’s job

    New York Post "The ball was still floating in the air as Davis Webb announced the fate of the pass before it reached its intended destination. “That’s six!’’ Webb exclaimed. Looking back, Webb acknowledged his prediction could have gone awry. “The..." June 19

  • Eli Manning’s advice for Odell Beckham amid contract ‘hassle’

    New York Post "Eli Manning knows it can happen. It almost happened to him and, he fears, it could happen to Odell Beckham Jr. as long as the star wide receiver continues to live life with the Giants without a contract extension. The uncertainty can weigh on a player. “Unfortunately,..." June 12

  • Eli Manning doesn’t agree that his talent has been wasted

    Pro Football Talk "Eli Manning appreciates the support, he really does. He just doesn’t think it’s necessary. The Giants quarterback said he didn’t agree with the sentiments expressed by former teammates Shaun O’Hara and Justin Tuck that his best years had been wasted..." June 11

  • John Mara says Giants can still win with Eli Manning, talks about 2018 expectations at town hall event

    New York Daily News "John Mara reaffirmed his faith in Eli Manning, as well as his desire to move on from the Giants’ forgettable 2017 campaign on Tuesday night. The Giants CEO expressed his thoughts on the state of the franchise, which is looking to improve from going 3-13, at a town hall event at..." June 06

  • Former Giant says QB Eli Manning may have career year in 2018

    New York Daily News "Count Shaun O’Hara in among those who remain optimistic about Eli Manning this season. The former Giants center, who snapped Manning the ball for seven years, believes the 37-year-old quarterback is poised for a big 2018 season. “I wouldn’t be shocked if he..." June 02

  • Eli Manning has convinced the ones who matter most

    New York Post "The naysayers had already begun shoveling dirt on the Big Blue football grave of Eli Manning. The football obituaries were being written, the football eulogies were being sung. So who was that in the red 10 jersey slinging the ball Tuesday at Giants OTAs? Could that have..." May 31

  • Giants fire members of equipment staff involved in Eli Manning memorabilia scandal

    New York Daily News "The Giants have fired the three ranking members of their equipment staff not long after settling the Eli Manning memorabilia fraud case in which they all had been initially named. The club let go equipment director Joseph Skiba, his brother and assistant equipment manager Ed Skiba,..." May 25

  • NFL: Eli Manning civil fraud settlement “not a Personal Conduct Policy issue”

    Pro Football Talk "As a civil fraud lawsuit against Giants quarterback Eli Manning was pending, the NFL consistently declined comment on whether the Personal Conduct Policy applied to the allegations or any of the evidence that had come to light. Now that the civil case has been resolved, the NFL has commented on..." May 19

  • Eli settles memorabilia fraud suit

    Pro Football Talk "Eli Manning will no longer have a potentially serious legal issue hanging over his head. Manning has settled the memorabilia fraud lawsuit that had been scheduled to begin today, a league source tells PFT. At the last minute the trial did not start today because of a..." May 15

  • Eli Manning memorabilia fraud trial pushed back a week

    Newark Star-Ledger "Eli Manning's memorabilia fraud trial won't start this week after all. Attorneys in the four-year-old lawsuit against the New York Giants and Manning, the two-time Super Bowl MVP quarterback, arrived in a county courtroom in Hackensack..." May 14

  • Eli Manning calls new Giants RB Saquon Barkley a ‘three-down back’, believes he can help in play-action

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning may not have watched a lot of tape on his new offensive weapon, but it sounds as if Manning believes rookie running back Saquon Barkley could help the Giants' offense in numerous ways. In his first public comments since the NFL Draft, Manning said he views Barkley as an every down..." May 08

  • Eli takes opposite approach to Big Ben, 'excited' to work with rookie QB

    The Score "Eli Manning and Ben Roethlisberger have plenty in common, but how the veteran quarterbacks reacted to their respective teams using mid-round draft picks on their potential successors doesn't fall into that category. "There are no more surprises anymore in the draft," Manning told Paul Schwartz..." May 08

  • Fraud lawsuit against Eli Manning moves closer to trial

    Pro Football Talk "The Giants’ Organized Team Activities begin on May 21. A week before that, another type of organized activities involving the Giants will get rolling. The lawsuit alleging that quarterback Eli Manning committed memorabilia fraud remains scheduled to head to trial on May 14. The process..." May 02

  • Eli Manning wasn’t sure he would remain a Giant heading into 2018 season: ‘I didn't know what the future held’

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning was not sure he would still be a Giant this year. The 37-year-old quarterback admitted on Tuesday in an interview with WFAN's Mike Francesa that he had no idea what the future held for him after a 3-13 season that resulted in his head coach and general manager being fired. "For..." May 02

  • Eli Manning perfectly set up for final act that he deserves

    New York Post "Eli Manning deserves this Last Hurrah, deserves Saquon Barkley running everywhere and catching everything, deserves Nate Solder as a professional blindside protector, deserves Pat Shurmur trying to do for him what he did for Case Keenum in Minnesota. It was painful to everyone who had watched..." April 27

  • Giants QB Eli Manning believes 37 is ‘not old’

    Clutch Points "The New York Giants have wiped the slate clean following a tumultuous 2017 NFL season. However, they will still be relying on quarterback Eli Manning to shoulder the offense moving forward. It goes without saying that entering the final stretch of his illustrious career. According to Tom Rock..." April 26

  • Eli Manning has met most top QB prospects, but won't talk Draft until it's over

    SNY TV "Giants QB Eli Manning has met most of the top quarterbacks and running backs who will be available in Thursday night's NFL Draft, but doesn't want to dive deep in to what might happen. Instead, he'll let the process play out and comment after. "I met most of the top quarterbacks before,"..." April 25

  • Judge orders Eli Manning memorabilia fraud case to go to trial next month

    ESPN "A New Jersey Superior Court Judge ruled Thursday that fraud claims against New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning in a memorabilia civil case will still go to trial. Judge James DeLuca, issued a summary judgment decision on various claims brought by three collectors against Manning,..." April 20

  • Was Giants' Eli Manning the reason Peyton skipped NFL broadcast booth?

    Newark Star-Ledger "The NFL broadcast landscape is changing for the 2018 season. FOX is taking over the Thursday night slate of games and ESPN is looking for a new analyst after watching Jon Gruden return to the Oakland Raiders. Both networks took a run at the biggest fish in the sea: two-time Super Bowl..." April 19

  • Former Giants G.M. sees quick turnaround, with Eli Manning at the helm

    Pro Football Talk "Perhaps no one knows Eli Manning or Dave Gettleman better than former Giants General Manager Ernie Accorsi. So reading between the lines of some of Accorsi’s comments last night, it’s easy to arrange the tea leaves in a manner which suggests the Giants may not be inclined to use the No. 2..." April 19

  • Eli Manning: No problem with Odell Beckham not coming to my workouts

    Pro Football Talk "Giants quarterback Eli Manning invited offensive teammates to come with him to use the Duke University practice facility to do some offseason workouts together. Odell Beckham did not attend, but Manning was fine with that. Manning told reporters today that as Beckham rehabs from the ankle..." April 09

  • Eli Manning reunites with Giants offense at Duke

    Newsday "The Giants’ offseason program officially begins on Monday. It unofficially began on Thursday. That’s when Eli Manning and a cadre of offensive teammates gathered at Duke University for what has become an annual get-together of running, passing catching and bonding. Manning brings his receivers..." April 06