T-Rock's Take on the Giants
Peyton Manning is doing something today that Eli Manning hardly ever does. He’s missing practice with an injury.
Big Brother apparently tweaked his ankle and is taking a day off from the workouts today, and he’s expected to be back in the Broncos’ saddle by tomorrow and in time for Sunday’s game. But it’s still enough to send ripples.
So how has Eli been able to avoid injury? Look around...Read more »
The one salvation for the Giants as they regrouped on Monday to lick the wounds of a fourth straight loss was a glance at the standings.
The Giants may stink, but so does every other team in the division. The Cowboys are on top with a 2-2 record and the Eagles and Redskins each have one victory. For all of their troubles, the Giants are only two games back.
They have an opportunity to...Read more »
The Giants are certainly relieved not to have to face Von Miller, a Defensive Player of the Year candidate currently serving a six-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse police and continuing to find himself in more trouble on an almost daily basis.
But there is one Giants player who is disappointed that Miller won’t be making the trip to New Jersey this weekend.
That’d...Read more »
Justin Tuck doesn’t get to decide which quarterback he’d rather have playing on his team. But if he did, he’d choose the one he has now.
“Eli has been in the league less years and has more Super Bowls,” Tuck said when asked to decide – hypothetically – between Eli and Peyton Manning. “That makes him the quarterback I’m going to go with.”
What he didn’t say, though, is that Eli is “better”...Read more »
Now that we’ve seen how fast many of the NFL’s offenses will be operating this season, with the Broncos and Eagles setting the early pace and 12 teams getting at least 70 offensive snaps in their openers, the pressure will be on the Giants to try to keep up.
“I feel like we have a pretty good defense as well and they can do a good job of stopping the pass and stopping the run and creating...Read more »
Eli Manning will face his older brother for the third time in their NFL careers on Sunday, but it wasn’t too long ago that neither was sure they would be able to do so.
Eli said in his weekly WFAN interview that there were thoughts even inside the family that Peyton’s career was over due to the injuries and surgeries in his neck.
“I think there was definitely some concern after the number...Read more »
How much more valuable is Peyton Manning than Tony Romo? About $100 if you are trying to sell Giants tickets.
According to Vivid Seats, a secondary ticket marketplace, the Giants are tied for the third-most expensive ticket price in the secondary market with an average cost of $317. That’s the same as the Broncos tickets are going for. The only two teams that fetch more moola for their second-hand...Read more »