Eli Manning RUMORS & NEWS

  • Giants Leaning Toward Keeping Eli Manning As Starter?

    Pro Football Rumors "In the six weeks since Dave Gettleman‘s “no holds barred” conversation with Eli Manning, not much has transpired on this front. With one fewer starting quarterback available, after the Broncos’ Joe Flacco trade agreement, the Giants represent one of the few..." February 16

  • Ex-Giants greats: Eli Manning still can win but needs help

    New York Post "Believing Eli Manning has more good football left in him, while also insisting the Giants address the near-future of the quarterback position are not mutually exclusive thoughts. And, as far as looking at the immobile Manning and seeing a dinosaur that cannot survive in today’s..." February 06

  • Eli Manning remaining Giants starter reportedly ‘most likely scenario’

    Sportsnaut "Despite plenty of evidence that Eli Manning is a fading star, the New York Giants reportedly are more than likely to keep the veteran under center in 2019. Ralph Vacchiano of SNY wrote Monday that this remains the “most likely scenario.” “THE..." February 05

  • Michael Irvin: Giants will ‘waste’ Saquon Barkley, Odell Beckham with Eli Manning at quarterback

    Newark Star-Ledger "Hall of Fame wide receiver Michael Irvin was the centerpiece of a trio with the Dallas Cowboys along with Fellow Hall of Famers quarterback Troy Aikman, and running back Emmitt Smith, and thinks the Giants aren’t far away from having that kind of talent. Irvin..." February 01

  • Giants want Eli Manning playing major role grooming successor

    New York Post "Eli Manning as the starting quarterback. A draft pick such as Dwayne Haskins waiting in the wings as the backup, absorbing as much as he can from the veteran, waiting to take over in 2020. Think Patrick Mahomes, sitting one season behind Alex Smith in Kansas City, before moving..." January 27

  • Eli Manning’s agent speaks: I think he’ll return to Giants

    New York Post "Nothing is definitive right now, of course, but someone very close to Eli Manning believes the 38-year-old quarterback will be back with the Giants in 2019 for a 16th season. “Shoot, yeah, I think so,” Tom Condon, Manning’s agent, said Monday at the site of this..." January 22

  • Keep Eli, draft, trade: What should Giants do at quarterback in 2019?

    SNY TV "A big fear of any NFL team, especially in the modern era, is to get stuck in what Giants GM Dave Gettleman called "Quarterback Hell." It can doom a team to mediocrity, or worse. Sometimes it can last a decade or more. Gettleman acknowledged that one year ago, speaking to..." January 21

  • Giants must act fast if finding Eli Manning's heir is the offseason plan

    New York Daily News "There have been no leaks yet from the Giants on their intentions at quarterback, but it’s never too early to take action if they intend to move on from Eli Manning. Last year, Kansas City and Washington had agreed on the trade of Chiefs QB Alex Smith to the nation’s..." January 16

  • Eagles hero has become perfect candidate to replace Eli Manning

    New York Post "I’ve seen all I need to see now: If there is any chance that Nick Foles becomes a free agent, he is the best option to succeed Eli Manning. Go get Nick Foles. If the Eagles do not franchise him to trade him, go get Nick Foles. He won’t come cheap,..." January 07

  • Former Giants LB: Dave Gettleman ready to move on from Eli Manning

    New York Post "Allow Mark Herzlich to translate the Eli Manning portion of GM Dave Gettleman’s Wednesday press conference on the state of the Giants. “He’s saying he doesn’t see a future for Eli,” Herzlich told CBS Sports Radio’s “Taz & The Moose”..." January 03

  • Giants’ quarterback options if they part ways with Eli Manning

    New York Post "If not Eli Manning, then whom? That is the question the Giants must ask themselves as they determine if they want Manning back for a 16th season. They need a starting quarterback in 2019, either Manning or someone else. The options are not particularly appetizing. Here’s a..." January 03

  • Eli Manning on his future with Giants: 'We'll see'

    Newsday "Dave Gettleman said everything is “on the table” in regards to the team’s decisions about quarterback Eli Manning in the coming weeks. Now it seems that Manning has the same full table. And one of those options might be retirement. The 15-year veteran who will turn..." January 03

  • Giants GM hints team could be moving on from Eli Manning

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Giants have a big decision to make at the quarterback position this offseason, and it sounds like a significant change could be coming based on what their general manager is saying. While speaking with reporters on Wednesday, Giants GM Dave Gettleman said he recently sat..." January 02

  • Eli Manning has huge decision to make, just like the Giants

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning broke routine for a second straight day on Monday entering another offseason of uncertainty about his Giants future. Manning, who turns 38 on Thursday, did not speak to the media in the open locker room portion of the Giants’ breakup day, which is not typical of one..." December 31

  • Eli Manning’s future with Giants no sure thing

    New York Post "When Giants fans turn up at Giants Stadium Sunday to watch the home team play the Cowboys in the 2018 season finale — however many bother to do so based on this disappointing second consecutive year out of the playoffs — there will a distinct undercurrent of emotion flowing through..." December 30

  • Eli Manning on possibility Sunday is his last game with Giants: 'We’ll handle all that after the season'

    Sporting News "Eli Manning turns 38 next week, an age when most quarterbacks not named Tom Brady have already retired. There's been talk the Giants might bring the veteran back for one more year, but then again, they might not. If that's the case, Sunday might be Manning's final game..." December 29

  • Eli Manning on possibility Sunday is his last game with Giants: 'We’ll handle all that after the season'

    Sporting News "Eli Manning turns 38 next week, an age when most quarterbacks not named Tom Brady have already retired. There's been talk the Giants might bring the veteran back for one more year, but then again, they might not. If that's the case, Sunday might be Manning's final game..." December 26

  • Report: Giants not planning on Manning farewell Sunday

    SNY TV "When Eli Manning says goodbye to the Giants, he deserves a big and fond farewell. He's been the rock of the franchise for 15 seasons, led them to two wonderful, surprising and dramatic Super Bowl championships and will leave as the greatest quarterback this franchise has ever..." December 26

  • Who could replace Eli Manning? The answers are brutal

    New York Post "Many precincts among Giants fans have been weighing in for months. The overwhelming verdict is this: No more Eli. For many Giants fans (you know who you are), the thought of Eli Manning starting in 2019 is as popular as finding coal in your Christmas stocking. What..." December 25

  • Eli Manning will start for New York in Week 17

    Clutch Points "In their upcoming contest to close out the 2018 season against the Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning will be active and starting under center. Per SNY NFL Insider Ralph Vacchiano, the team has decided to have Manning start their last game in Week..." December 24

  • Giants fans turn on Eli Manning as rumors of 2019 return surface

    247 Sports "Eli Manning and his impressive second-half run over the New York Giants' past five games came to an abrupt ending during the team's 17-0 loss to the Tennessee Titans in Week 15. With a Minnesota Vikings victory and the Giants loss, New York has officially been eliminated..." December 18

  • It’s time for Giants to face their Eli Manning reality

    New York Post "The Giants will be led by a bridge quarterback next season, and if they choose to ride across the Eli Manning Bridge, they should recognize that there is little or no reason to believe there will be a Super Bowl championship waiting for them once they get across it. You are what your..." December 18

  • Giants Want Eli Manning Back In 2019

    Pro Football Rumors "It has been a rough couple of years for Eli Manning, but it sounds like the Giants will continue with him as their starting quarterback in 2019. When asked if he wants Manning back next season, head coach Pat Shurmur responded in the affirmative. “Yeah. I want all..." December 17

  • This is what happens when Eli Manning is abandoned

    New York Post "It was an illusion, of course, and a delusion that the Giants could stage a miracle run into the playoffs, a pipe dream that they can now stop smoking, because they do not belong in Roger Goodell’s postseason. They were Dead On Arrival long ago and didn’t know..." December 17

  • Manning playing his way onto Giants' 2019 roster

    SI "The Giants passed on choosing a successor to quarterback Eli Manning with the No. 2 pick in the 2018 NFL draft, and the trend may continue into 2019. Manning is "playing his way" onto New York's 2019 roster, with no obvious replacement in sight, according to the NFL Network's..." December 16

  • Giants will not commit to Eli Manning for 2019 before offseason

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Giants may not end up with any better option than Eli Manning to begin the 2019 season as their starting quarterback, but it does not sound like they will be in any kind of rush to make that decision. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Sunday that Manning is..." December 16

  • Eli Manning should come back — and give Giants millions back

    New York Post "It does not make a lot of cents for the Giants to bring Eli Manning back at $23.2 million in 2019. But after all the obituaries, after all the knockdowns, Manning has gotten back up, and it has become more apparent that it now makes sense. The intrigue no longer is when Kyle..." December 11

  • Eli Manning likely to remain starting QB for Giants in 2019

    Larry Brown Sports "It was not all that long ago that the New York Giants appeared to be on the verge of benching Eli Manning for the second time in two seasons, and that likely would have signaled the end of the quarterback’s days with the franchise. Suddenly, it looks like he is going to be right back in..." December 10

  • Eli Manning one loss away from tying Brett Favre for second-most ever

    Pro Football Talk "Eli Manning is moving up on a list he’d prefer not to. The Giants have lost 111 games that Manning has started, putting him third in NFL history for the most career losses by a starting quarterback. If the Giants lose on Sunday, Manning will move into a tie with Brett Favre..." December 06

  • Giants Keeping Eli Manning In Place As Week 14 Starter

    NFL Trade Rumors "On Monday, Giants HC Pat Shurmur announced that Eli Manning will remain the team’s starting quarterback for Sunday’s game against the Redskins. Shurmur added that there’s a “good chance” Kyle Lauletta will be their..." December 03

  • Eli Manning is making the Giants quarterback decision more complicated

    Newark Star-Ledger "Eli Manning declared himself ready for his 16th NFL season as the Giants reported for training on Thursday, shrugging off questions about how many outsiders expected that the team would have moved on from him during the offseason. “You know, I always expect to start..." December 03

  • Source: Eli Manning could return as Giants' starting QB in 2019

    SNY TV "Exactly one year ago on Wednesday the Giants made the stunning announcement that they were benching Eli Manning, snapping his streak of 210 consecutive starts. It seemed to be a signal that the Eli Manning Era in New York was over. But one year later, it's still..." November 28

  • Giants sticking with Eli Manning – because they have no choice

    New York Post "Pat Shurmur likes Eli Manning. Really likes him. Manning is what Shurmur wants in a quarterback: Calm, refined, company man, consummate worker and leader-by-example rather than leader-by-talking. This does not mean Shurmur will give Manning a free pass for the remainder of the season...." November 28

  • Eli Manning will continue as Giants’ starting quarterback vs. Chicago Bears

    Big Blue View "If you are pining for rookie Kyle Lauletta to be inserted as the starting quarterback for the New York Giants, you are going to have to continue waiting. Coach Pat Shurmur made it clear on Monday that Eli Manning will be the starter this Sunday against the Chicago..." November 26

  • Here is when Giants should sit Eli Manning now that playoff pipe dream is dashed

    Newark Star-Ledger "Eli Manning hates losing most. The veteran Giants quarterback hates answering questions about his job security second-most, as he recently admitted. "Wins are important," Manning said after beating the 49ers. "Wins mean a lot,..." November 26

  • The Eli Manning mistake that put final nail in Giants’ coffin

    New York Post "The fire is out. The flickering flame of an Impossible Dream has been extinguished. There will be no Night of the Living Dead redux. Buried once and for all instead. No running the table. No Mara Christmas for the New York Football Giants. It was only a..." November 26

  • Victor Cruz 'Jerry Rice Is Insane ... Eli's A Hall Of Famer!'

    TMZ "Victor Cruz is going to bat for his former quarterback ... 'cause the ex-Giants WR says Jerry Rice is absolutely INSANE for saying Eli Manning isn't a Hall of Famer. "Jerry Rice is outta his mind. You hear me??" Cruz tells TMZ Sports ... "I'll look right in..." November 25

  • Suddenly Eli Manning has silenced the calls for his benching

    New York Post "The Giants are now treating every Sunday like a playoff game, seeing each week as a step closer to making this once-dismal season interesting. Perhaps that’s why Eli Manning has suddenly found himself. The two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback was always at his best in the..." November 19

  • Jerry Rice 'Eli Manning Ain't A Hall Of Famer ... He's Not Good Enough'

    TMZ "Jerry Rice says there's no debate in his mind ... Eli Manning doesn't belong in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. "When I’m judging a player, I’m looking what he brings to the table. And, what I see with Eli Manning, there’s not..." November 15

  • Shurmur: Eli wasn’t wrong, even though Beckham was wide open

    New York Post "The Giants scored 27 points and Eli Manning threw three touchdown passes in the victory over the 49ers, a tsunami of production for an offense that has been parched all season. It would have been an even more prolific day if they were able to convert on third down from the San Francisco..." November 15

  • Eli Manning delivered the game Giants always knew was coming

    New York Post "Send the hearse back to the garage. Hold the flower arrangements. Cancel the memorial service. Eli Manning is not dead yet. Not after the 37-year-old quarterback — who’s become a human punching bag as the centerpiece of the Giants’..." November 13

  • Eli Manning Wants To Finish Career With NY Giants, Archie Manning Say

    TMZ "As tough as it may be, Eli Manning NEVER wants to play for another team besides the New York Giants ... his dad Archie Manning tells TMZ Sports. "I know he doesn't want to," Archie told us at LAX ... "Eli's theory is kinda, 'Go win a..." November 09

  • NFL Rumors Regarding an Eli Manning Replacement

    Big Blue Unbiased "According to Dan Duggan of The Athletic, he doesn’t believe it’s a slam dunk that Teddy Bridgewater would even want to play for the Giants once he hits free agency this offseason. This is something I recently talked about in both an article and on..." November 08

  • Pat Shurmur trusts embattled Eli Manning: He is going to 'help us win football games'

    CBS Sports "Eli Manning has had a forgettable season and there's still two months to go. Yes, he's completing a career-best 68.3 percent of his passes and is averaging 7.5 yards per attempt (which is 0.5 yards higher than his career average), but he's been sacked 31 times (he was sacked just 31..." November 08

  • Is Eli Manning worried he might be making final start as Giants QB vs. San Francisco 49ers?

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Eli Manning era as the Giants' starting quarterback could be down to its final 60 minutes, Monday night against the San Francisco 49ers.  Earlier this week, Giants head coach Pat Shurmur wouldn't commit to Manning starting beyond this..." November 08

  • Giants coach names Eli Manning starter for Week 10

    Larry Brown Sports "It has widely been assumed that Eli Manning will keep his starting job coming out of the bye week in the wake of rookie quarterback Kyle Lauletta being arrested, and New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur confirmed that on Tuesday. While speaking with the media, Shurmur said Manning..." November 06

  • Giants Won’t Commit To Starting Eli Manning

    Pro Football Rumors "Eli Manning will get the start this week against the 49ers, but the Giants aren’t making any guarantees beyond Monday night. When asked during a Tuesday morning press conference, head coach Pat Shurmur declined to commit to Manning as the starter for the rest of the..." November 06

  • Eli Manning Thinking About Retirement

    Black Sports Online "Archie Manning did an interview with The Athletic and spoke on how Eli maybe thinking about hanging up his cleats after the season because the losing is too much for him to bear. “It’s as hard as it gets. This is as hard as it gets in football,”. “There are two..." November 03

  • Archie Manning sounds like he knows Eli is planning to retire

    247 Sports "Eli Manning and his time with both the New York Giants and as an NFL quarterback is winding down and the veteran two-time Super Bowl MVP knows it. Manning is due a $23.2 million salary cap hit in 2019 and the Giants would save $17 million if they release him. According to Archie,..." November 02

  • Archie Manning on Eli's struggles: 'I’m as proud of him as I was when they won championships'

    NewJersey.com "As of right now, Eli Manning remains the starting quarterback for the New York Giants. But with a 1-7 record going into the bye week, head coach Pat Shurmur will examine all his options for Week 10 and the rest of the season. Short of an historic..." November 01