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Arch Manning breaks Uncle Peyton and Eli’s high-school records

Arch Manning already is outperforming his Super Bowl-winning uncles.Via ESPN.com, the son of Cooper Manning broke a pair of records held by Peyton an Eli Manning at their high school in New Orleans.In the same game, Arch Manning eclipsed Eli’s passing yardage record at Isidore Newman, and Peyton’s touchdown pass record.Any records either Peyton or [more]

NFL Week 4 injury report roundup: Dalvin Cook set to play, Za’Darius Smith questionable

Week Four of the 2022 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Bengals and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday.The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final injury [more]

Giants rule out Leonard Williams, Kadarius Toney

The Giants’ inactive list won’t take much deliberating. They already have ruled out five players for Sunday’s game against the Bears.Receiver Kadarius Toney and defensive lineman Leonard Williams did not practice all week and won’t return this week.Both players missed the loss to the Cowboys on Monday night. Toney is dealing with a hamstring injury, [more]

David Montgomery out, Robert Quinn questionable for Sunday

The Bears officially won’t have one of their key offensive players when they take on the Giants on Sunday.Chicago ruled running back David Montgomery out with ankle and knee injuries. Things had been trending that way all week, with head coach Matt Eberflus calling Montgomery “day-to-day” before the running back did not practice all week.Montgomery [more]

Saquon Barkley feeling “that’s the guy I know” about his early season success

Giants running back Saquon Barkley is second in the NFL in rushing yards heading into this Sunday’s game against the Bears and that’s one sign that he’s rebounded from a dismal 2021 season.Another came last Monday night when Barkley cut back and ran 36 yards for a touchdown against the Cowboys. It wasn’t enough to [more]

No Thursday practice for David Montgomery

The 2-1 Bears may have to compete this weekend without one of their key offensive weapons.Running back David Montgomery missed his second consecutive practice on Thursday. He’s listed on Chicago’s injury report with ankle and knee injuries.Head coach Matt Eberflus said earlier this week that Montgomery is day-to-day.The Bears have won their two games largely [more]

Justin Fields on offensive struggles: You have to get back to work and keep working

Quarterback Justin Fields and the Bears offense is on pace to set several NFL records for ineptness. He has completed only 23 of 45 passes for 297 yards, with two touchdowns and four interceptions in three games.Fields said Wednesday his struggles are just part of the process.“My response to that is get back to work [more]

Russell Wilson laughs off Eli Manning’s contract dig

On Monday night’s ManningCast, Eli Manning made a little joke about Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson‘s contract. On Wednesday, Wilson laughed it off.“Chad Powers?” Wilson said via Mike Klis of 9News.com, referring to the character Manning played while trying out for the Penn State football team. “Yeah, you know, I’m 3-0 against Chad Powers.”Wilson said he [more]

Giants place Sterling Shepard on IR, sign Fabian Moreau to 53-man roster

As expected, the Giants have officially placed receiver Sterling Shepard on injured reserve.Shepard sore his ACL toward the end of Monday’s loss to the Cowboys, suffering the injury on a non-contact play. Shepard had just returned from suffering a torn Achilles last season.He caught 13 passes for 154 yards with a touchdown in three games.As [more]

Giants rookie Evan Neal says he has “never” played as badly as he did Monday night

When the Giants spent the seventh overall pick in the 2022 NFL draft on offensive tackle Evan Neal, they had big plans for him. The early results have not been promising.Starting at right tackle on Monday night, Neal was badly outplayed by Cowboys edge rusher DeMarcus Lawrence, and Neal said afterward that his performance wasn’t [more]

Eli Manning walks back Monday night snark regarding Russell Wilson

The ManningCast is so good because it’s just a couple of guys who know a thing or two about football talking about football. It’s loose, it’s unscripted, it’s fun.And it sometimes includes poking a little harmless fun at a team, a player, a coach, whoever.Eli Manning did that on Monday night, regarding the performance of [more]

Giants waive Antonio Williams

The Giants opened up a roster spot on Tuesday.The team announced that they waived running back Antonio Williams a day after losing 23-13 to the Cowboys at home. They’ll likely open another spot later this week by placing wide receiver Sterling Shepard on injured reserve. Shepard tore his ACL on Monday night.Williams appeared in the [more]

Sterling Shepard tore his ACL

The fear on Monday night was that Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard suffered a season-ending knee injury and it was confirmed on Tuesday.Giants head coach Brian Daboll told reporters that Shepard tore his left ACL on the final play of the game. Shepard was away from the play and went down with a non-contact injury.It’s [more]

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