Eli Manning RUMORS & NEWS

  • Giants, Manning aim to complete deal before training camp

    ESPN New York "Contract extension talks between the New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning have intensified in recent weeks as the team makes a late effort to see whether a deal can be done before training camp starts next week, according to sources close to the situation. One source Thursday described..." July 24

  • No QB could handle New York better than Eli Manning: agent

    New York Post "Not everyone can play quarterback for the Giants. Tom Condon, the agent representing Eli Manning, believes his guy is more suited for the role than anyone else. “The Giants have always been a solid organization, and Eli obviously is a unique human being and a terrific guy, so I think he’s..." July 23

  • Odell Beckham plans to follow Giants QB Eli Manning’s example this season

    New York Daily News "Odell Beckham has a role model for the 2015 season, and it's his two-time Super Bowl MVP quarterback. On Wednesday in a post on his website, odellbeckhamjr13.com, the Giants' second-year star receiver said he plans to rely on Eli Manning this season, following the signal-caller's..." July 22

  • Giants hope for Eli Manning extension in coming weeks

    Pro Football Talk "Giants quarterback Eli Manning hasn’t expressed much concern about the fact that he’s headed into the final year of his contract, something that could be attributed to agent Tom Condon’s certainty that the team will get a deal done at the “appropriate time.” That time may be fast approaching...." July 21

  • This could be Eli Manning's last season with the Giants

    SB Nation "The New York Giants are in a predicament with Eli Manning. The quarterback who helped the team win a pair of Super Bowls is entering the last year of his contract. Before they can agree to a new contract, the Giants need to answer some questions about the future of the organization. The longer..." July 04

  • NFL agent Tom Condon says Eli Manning will be shown the money by Giants

    New York Daily News "Tom Condon will soon begin negotiations on what likely will be Eli Manning’s final NFL contract, and he’s confident a deal with the Giants will eventually get done. Just don’t expect it to be at a discount, because the agent to the Manning brothers knows exactly what top quarterbacks are..." June 28

  • Eli Manning says Odell Beckham Jr. has to learn to deal with media

    Sporting News "Odell Beckham Jr. is rarely criticized. Suspect hamstring aside, the young Giants receiver is celebrated all across the NFL landscape and on the Madden NFL 16 cover. But he's not perfect. While his teammates practiced in mandatory minicamp, Beckham nursed a sore hamstring — the same injury that..." June 19

  • Unlike Seahawks' Russell Wilson, Giants' Eli Manning doesn't need insurance in contract year

    Newark Star-Ledger "On one end of the spectrum, there is Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson entering a contract year. Wilson was a third-round pick. He made $662,000 last year. On the other end of the spectrum, there is Giants quarterback Eli Manning entering a contract year. He had a $15.65 million..." June 18

  • Future unclear for Eli Manning and Giants as two have not yet met to discuss new contract

    New York Daily News "Big Blue decision makers have issued a loud message to Eli Manning with their silence as he enters the final year of his six-year contract. They say: Prove it, Eli. To which I say: Pay the Manning. Even though Manning is the best quarterback in Giants history, has won two Super Bowls with..." June 09

  • ‘Entourage’ creator rips Eli Manning over ‘tragic’ snub

    New York Post "Eli Manning won’t be rolling with Vincent Chase anytime soon. “Entourage” creator Doug Ellin slammed the Giants quarterback, alleging that Manning blew off the chance to appear in the HBO show. “One of the great tragedies was Eli Manning bailing on me. He said, ‘I love the show. I’d love to..." May 29

  • Eli Manning sympathizes with Tom Brady over DeflateGate suspension, but 'understands' NFL's decision

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning wasn’t happy at all to hear the news that his friend, Tom Brady, was suspended by the NFL in the wake of DeflateGate. Then again, the Giants quarterback said, rules are rules. “I don’t like to see anybody get suspended, I don’t like to see anybody get in trouble, so in no way am..." May 12

  • Tony Romo and Andrew Luck to join the Manning Brothers on Directv ads

    Awful Announcing "You remember those endearing rap videos that Eli and Peyton Manning made in 2013 (Football on Your Phone) and 2014 (Fantasy Football Fantasy) for DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket? Well, the Mannings are going to have some company when DirecTV films its new advertising campaign for 2015. The..." May 11

  • Eli Manning hints at direction he would like Giants to go in draft

    New York Post "Eli Manning is nothing if not diplomatic. He is Switzerland: A walking, talking, pass-throwing fence-straddler. The Giants veteran quarterback is as apt to inject a strong — if mildly controversial — public opinion as he would be found dancing on a bar during happy hour in one of the frat-boy..." April 30

  • Eli Manning looks to familiar source for contract woe relief

    New York Post "At least publicly, Eli Manning continues to insist he is fine with the Giants letting him go into the final year of his contract. Manning again waved off questions about his contract situation at a charity event in Manhattan on Sunday morning, pointing to brother Peyton for leading the way in..." April 27

  • Eli Manning “comfortable” heading into final year of contract

    Newsday "Eli Manning said he'd have no problem playing under the final year of his contract if he does not get an extension from the Giants before the start of the 2015 season. "I'm comfortable," he said of that possibility during a conference call on Monday. "I have a job to do and that's to play..." April 20

  • Eli Manning Expects Giants Offense to Take off in 2015

    Sportsnaut "The New York Giants may have put up another disappointing season in 2014, going 6-10 and finishing in third place in the NFC East. It wasn’t for a lack of success on offense, especially through the air. Super Bowl-winning quarterback Eli Manning put up a career-high 63.1 completion percentage..." April 01

  • Manning, N.Y. no closer to extension

    ESPN New York "The New York Giants recently had another conversation with the representatives for quarterback Eli Manning, but the two sides are no closer to agreement on a contract extension and the Giants are comfortable letting Manning play out the final year of his contract, two sources close to the..." March 23

  • Eli Manning’s Giants future: fat new contract or lame duck?

    New York Post "At 34 years old, Eli Manning has one more new contract in him. But it may behoove the Giants to allow their franchise quarterback to play out his current deal, despite the unwanted lame-duck status that would hover over his 2015 season. It simply might not make sense for the Giants to empty the..." February 10

  • Archie Manning thinks Eli would retire if he had to leave the Giants

    Newark Star-Ledger "Eleven years ago, Eli Manning hand-picked the New York Giants. That is where he wanted to play and where his personal team made sure he landed. Eleven years later, Manning wants nothing more than to remain with the New York Giants. He's made his life (complete wife and children) in New Jersey,..." January 30

  • Eli Manning and wife welcome third daughter

    New York Post "Eli Manning has played in and won two Super Bowls, but even when the Giants have not advanced to the Super Bowl, Manning usually spends a few days at the site of the big game. But Manning did not make it this year, for a good reason – his wife, Abby, gave birth Thursday to their third..." January 30

  • Eli Manning's QB coach leaves for Nebraska

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning is getting to keep his new offensive coordinator, but he's losing his new quarterbacks coach. Danny Langsdorf, who was hired one year ago when the Giants shook up their offensive coaching staff, is leaving the team and the NFL to return to college where he'll become the new..." December 30

  • Eli Manning admits there’s ‘room for improvement’ in learning Ben McAdoo’s offense with Giants

    New York Daily News "Ever since the spring, Eli Manning has worked to learn Ben McAdoo’s offense, but with two games to go in 2014, the two-time Super Bowl MVP says he still doesn’t have it totally down. “There’s definitely room for improvement,” Manning said Wednesday. “There’s still some mistakes, there’s calls I..." December 18

  • Eli Manning says NY Giants star rookie Odell Beckham Jr. must say humble

    New York Daily News "Leave it to Eli Manning to keep Odell Beckham Jr. focused. During his weekly paid radio spot on WFAN, the Giants quarterback called Beckham a very “natural” pass-catcher, and added he’s “pretty savvy in his route-running and disciplined in his routes.” But Manning quickly added that Beckham..." December 16

  • Eli Manning on injury report — for 1st time in nearly 3 years!

    New York Post "Without saying a word, after less than one season to study the subject, Rashad Jennings — in a display of physical comedy — does a wonderful impersonation of Eli Manning’s subtle but ever-present shoulder shrug after he shakes off a hit on the quarterback. “His little thing he does,’’ Jennings..." December 11

  • Eli Manning defends Tom Coughlin, says coach not reason for NY Giants poor play

    New York Daily News "Tom Coughlin may want to shoulder all the blame for this nightmare of a season, but Eli Manning doesn’t plan on letting that happen. The Giants quarterback made that clear on Monday, blaming himself and his teammates for this season-long nightmare, and insisting that Coughlin couldn’t have done..." December 02

  • Why Giants have to pay Eli Manning big bucks again

    New York Post "At a tense, tenuous time when our flagship franchise is nearing a crossroads, the franchise quarterback stands taller than ever as the most indispensable Giant. Whether Tom Coughlin is their coach or not in 2015 and beyond, the Giants need Eli Manning to be their franchise quarterback in 2015..." November 20

  • John Mara strongly hints Eli Manning is Giants QB of past, present and future

    Newsday "I spoke to John Mara last week for a story about Eli Manning's past. One of the things he said, however, had to do with Eli Manning's future. The story was about the 10-year anniversary of Manning being named the starting quarterback for the Giants. Mara was talking about how having that kind..." November 19

  • Giants' Eli Manning disagrees with 49ers rookie's assessment that he had 'happy feet'

    Newark Star-Ledger "Something went wrong for quarterback Eli Manning and the Giants on Sunday. Manning completed less than 50 percent of his passes and threw five interceptions in a 16-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. After the contest, 49ers rookie linebacker Chris Borland provided an interesting assessment of..." November 18

  • NY Giants GM Jerry Reese says Eli Manning is being too cautious

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning, once a never-say-die gunslinger, has only now learned to value each and every possession, to think smart play instead of big one. But he just may have learned his lessons in offensive conservatism a little bit too well. That’s what Giants GM Jerry Reese indicated Monday, when he..." October 28

  • Derek Jeter's advice to Eli Manning: 'Don't read the papers, stay positive'

    CBS Sports "As Derek Jeter sits at his locker in a visiting clubhouse, he is mired in an 0-for-24 slump that will include four more hitless at-bats before it ends. The shortstop/captain's New York Yankees career, spanning two decades and including five World Series championships, will end before..." September 24

  • For Eli Manning to fit into NY Giants West Coast offense, he needs help from receivers

    New York Daily News "For all the discussion about whether Eli Manning is in decline or a good fit for the West Coast offense, he sure did look good on Sunday when everything was working right. Tom Coughlin saw that too, which is why he had this message for Manning’s teammates: How about giving him a little..." September 16

  • Eli Manning: Giants are 'a better team than last year' despite similar 0-2 start

    Newark Star-Ledger "It's not what you want to hear when your team just fell to 0-2 and showed some of the same fatal flaws that doomed them the previous season. Still, it happened. Quarterback Eli Manning made the statement that this version of the Giants is improved upon last year's crew, which began the season..." September 15

  • Eli Manning doesn't think he's in decline

    Newark Star-Ledger "Eli Manning is 33 years old now and is coming off a season where he threw a career-high 27 interceptions. On Monday against the Lions, he threw two more and now has multiple interceptions in three of his last five games. There were only three games without a Manning turnover last year. So is..." September 11

  • ‘Nervous’ Eli Manning: ‘We’ve got a lot of work to do’

    New York Post "Eli Manning isn’t the slightest bit scared about practicing or playing on his surgically repaired ankle. Having to get used to an entirely new offensive system and coordinator? That has the two-time Super Bowl MVP sweating a bit. “Yeah, it is different. You come into the season a little..." July 22

  • Eli: Peyton’s the better QB, but I’m better in the sack

    New York Post "Peyton Manning has all the records, but brother Eli beats him where it counts — in the bedroom. The Giants quarterback admitted Peyton is the better quarterback, but said he’s the better lover in an interview Wednesday on “Jay Mohr Sports” on Fox Sports Radio. Mohr gave Eli a quiz comparing..." June 14

  • Eli Manning says he could play in game tomorrow, doesn't even 'think about' ankle surgery

    Newark Star-Ledger "Eli Manning's rapid recovery from ankle surgery doesn't surprise the Giants anymore, and Manning doesn't even think twice when it comes to the first surgery he's ever had. Once thought of as a scratch for OTA's, Manning hasn't missed one yet. This afternoon, prepping for a round of golf at..." June 10

  • Change a positive for Eli Manning, says Phil Simms

    Newsday "Eli Manning is transitioning to a new offense for the first time since his rookie season in 2004, but take it from another Giants quarterback who went through a similar change late in his career: This could go much better than expected. "I don't think it's going to be tough for him," Phil..." June 09

  • Eli Manning: I feel 100 percent, but trainers say I’m not

    Pro Football Talk "Giants General Manager Jerry Reese said recently that quarterback Eli Manning was “out for spring ball,” which appears to have been either a misunderstanding or an overly pessimistic view of Manning’s condition after ankle surgery. Manning said Monday that he took about half the snaps during..." May 13

  • Eli Manning wants to reinvent himself this season

    Pro Football Talk "Giants quarterback Eli Manning threw 27 interceptions last season, the most in his career and the most any NFL player had thrown in any season in the last eight years. But Manning thinks things will change this year. At the first day of the Giants’ offseason workouts, Manning said this season..." April 23

  • Gilbride says talk of Eli’s decline is ‘ludicrous’

    New York Post "Kevin Gilbride is no longer calling plays for Eli Manning, but the Giants’ former offensive coordinator still has the quarterback’s back. Following a national discussion questioning whether the two-time Super Bowl MVP’s career has already started declining, Gilbride called the debate..." April 15

  • Eli Manning to undergo procedure on ankle

    NFL.com "Giants quarterback Eli Manning will undergo an arthroscopic procedure on his left ankle this afternoon. The procedure, a debridement of the ankle, will be performed by foot and ankle specialist Dr. Robert Anderson in Charlotte, N.C. Manning suffered a high left ankle sprain in the Giants’..." April 10

  • Eli Manning lawsuit: Attorneys for memorabilia dealer seek to get the case back to state court

    Newark Star-Ledger "Lawyers for the memorabilia dealer who accused the New York Giants of forging game-used merchandise filed a motion seeking to get the case moved back to a New Jersey state court. The lawsuit brought by collector Eric Inselberg against Giants quarterback Eli Manning, the Giants, Giants CEO John..." March 19

  • Giants confident Manning will return to 'high stature'

    CBS Sports "Eli Manning is coming off a 27-interception season, and considering how much he struggled in 2013, you have to begin to wonder if Manning's best days as a quarterback are behind him. While there have been rumblings in the Giants front office that there's some worry about Manning's future,..." February 22

  • Collector fears Eli cheated him with ‘fake’ $8,500 helmet

    New York Post "A furious Florida sports-memorabilia collector who shelled out $8,500 for an Eli Manning rookie helmet now fears that it’s a fake — and that he was played by the Giants superstar. Kris Inchcombe said he bought the signed No. 10 helmet in 2006, around the same time that a new lawsuit claims the..." January 31

  • Eli, Giants scammed fans with bogus ‘game-worn’ gear: suit

    New York Post "Quarterback Eli Manning and New York Giants brass created bogus “game-worn” football gear to pass off as the real deal — and one of the forgeries is sitting in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, an explosive new lawsuit claims. A helmet on display in the hallowed Canton, Ohio, gridiron museum —..." January 30

  • Eli Manning's first task: learn Ben McAdoo's new offense

    Newsday "For the first time since he was a rookie, Eli Manning will have to learn a new offense. And he's pumped up for it. "In a way it will be exciting," the Giants quarterback said of having new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo for the 2014 season. "You have to come in and you have to learn some new..." January 23

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    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    Two days after a high-ankle sprain, Eli Manning is still in a boot/on crutches. Fortunate the injury happened in Wk 17. Streak survives.

  • Manning: ‘I need to play better’

    New York Post "It was Eli Manning’s ankle that had him hobbling and in a boot Monday, but one couldn’t blame him if his shoulders were sore as well — worn out from shouldering the blame of a horrible season, for both himself and his Giants. Everybody from owner John Mara and GM Jerry Reese to Manning himself..." December 31

  • Eli Manning limps off just before the half

    Pro Football Talk "It is hard to think of a more fitting end to Eli Manning’s 2013 season than an intercepted pass and it looks like that’s how things may shape up. Manning was intercepted by Josh Wilson in the final minute of a rain-soaked first half at the Meadowlands and then limped off the field straight to..." December 29

  • Cruz: “Disconnect” between WRs and Manning

    Pro Football Talk "Once the Giants decide what their receiving corps is going to look like this year, they need to make an effort to get those people together with quarterback Eli Manning. That’s the opinion of wideout Victor Cruz, who said there was a “disconnect” this year which might help explain the..." December 28