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Tom Coughlin: In any big game, I want Eli Manning as my quarterback

Tom Coughlin and Eli Manning won two Super Bowls together with the Giants, and although Coughlin is done coaching and Manning is done playing, Coughlin still thinks if he had to coach a big game again, he’d want Manning with him. Coughlin said at Manning’s retirement ceremony that he’d pick Manning over anyone if he [more]

Report: Broncos finalizing contract to make Mike Shula their QBs coach

The Broncos are finalizing contract details to make Mike Shula their quarterbacks coach, Mike Klis of 9News reports. The team still needs to work out the offset with the Giants, per Klis. The hiring of Shula is not a surprise given the Broncos hired Pat Shurmur as offensive coordinator. Shula was the offensive coordinator under [more]

Daniel Jones wants to accomplish “a lot of the things” Eli Manning did

Truth be told, the Giants became Daniel Jones‘ team when he made his first start in Week Three. But Eli Manning still cast a giant shadow while watching from the sideline. No more. In his good-bye news conference, Manning became emotional while talking about his belief that the Giants are in good hands with Jones. [more]

Report: Ben McAdoo at Browns facility

The Browns may or may not be hiring an offensive coordinator. They may or may not be talking to Ben McAdoo about that opening. According to Jake Trotter of ESPN.com, the former Giants head coach is in the Browns facility, though it’s unclear if he’s interviewing for a job. It’s hard to imagine why he’d [more]

Ben Roethlisberger to Eli Manning: You exude class both on and off the field

Eli Manning and Ben Roethlisberger entered the NFL at the same time, as first-round picks in the 2004 NFL draft. Now Roethlisberger is saying goodbye to Manning. Roethlisberger wrote on Twitter that he has long admired Manning, who officially announced his retirement today. “From the ‘04 Draft to your great Championships, you exude class both [more]

Tom Brady has jokes, Eli Manning knows he’s not really joking

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was among the people sending along his well-wishes to retiring Giants quarterback Eli Manning. And he wishes the day might have come sooner. Brady joked that Manning’s two Super Bowl titles (which came at the Patriots’ expense) were still on his mind. Congratulations on your retirement, and a great career Eli! [more]

Eli Manning: It was important for me to go out as a Giant

Eli Manning spent 16 years with the Giants. He didn’t want to spend a single year with another team. “It was important for me to go out as a Giant,” Manning said at his retirement press conference on Friday. “It was the right thing to call it a career and end it instead of trying [more]

Giants will retire Eli Manning’s No. 10

The Giants opened up Eli Manning‘s retirement press conference with a video showing the top highlights from his 16 years with the team and then co-owner John Mara took the microphone to make some introductory comments. Mara acknowledged the presence of Manning’s family, former teammates, former coaches and former General Manager Ernie Accorsi, who made [more]

Yes, Eli Manning will get to the Hall of Fame

On November 25, 2007, Eli Manning looked like anything but a Hall of Famer. On the heels of a four-pick performance in a 41-17 home loss to Minnesota, real questions were emerging regarding whether he should even get a second contract with the Giants. Barely two months later, Eli became the Super Bowl MVP, fueled [more]

Peyton Manning: After my dad and Dan Marino, Eli was my favorite player

Peyton Manning’s little brother is officially announcing his retirement today, and Peyton reflected on that with some brotherly love. Peyton Manning told the Broncos’ website that he has loved watching Eli Manning, almost as much as he loved watching Archie Manning and Dan Marino as a kid. “I’m happy for Eli, because I know he’s [more]

Larry Fitzgerald: The game won’t be the same without Eli Manning

The football careers of Larry Fitzgerald and Eli Manning have been linked for many years. In 2003 they were both Heisman Trophy finalists. In 2004 Manning was the first overall pick in the draft and Fitzgerald was the third pick. Their teams have faced each other several times, they’ve been teammates in the Pro Bowl, [more]

Joe Judge loves what he sees on Giants’ roster

New Giants head coach Joe Judge is getting a feel for the roster he’s just taken over, and he says he likes what he’s seen. Judge said he’s been watching film of the Giants’ 2019 season and believes the Giants have a talented roster, despite their 4-12 record. “To be honest with you, after watching [more]

Peyton, Eli Manning exit the NFL with $500 million in career earnings combined

As noted over the weekend, when Eli Manning had yet to retire but all signs were clearly pointing in that direction, Eli has earned $252.3 million, more than any other player in league history. The cited article from Paul Schwartz of the New York Post explains that Eli’s brother, Peyton, has earned $247.8 million, currently [more]

Giants won’t be placing Eli Manning on the reserve/retired list

Technically, Eli Manning is retiring. Technically, Eli Manning remains under contract until the new league year begins in March. Technically, the Giants won’t be permitted to place Manning on the reserve/retired list. According to the league office, Manning’s expiring contract prevents the Giants from handling his retirement this way. And that’s an important point, in [more]

Joe Judge: There’s no quick fix for Giants’ offense

New Giants head coach Joe Judge isn’t trying to reinvent the wheel with the Giants’ offense. That’s why Judge hired Jason Garrett to be the experienced, steady hand at offensive coordinator, rather than one of the offensive wunderkinds who have impressed the NFL in recent years. “We’ve got to build a foundation [on offense] this [more]

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