'Believe in Eli': Giants sticking with QB Manning
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Manning has six touchdown passes and six turnovers through six games. He struggled badly in a 34-13 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday night, when he completed 24 of 43 passes for 281 yards and an interception. The Eagles sacked him four times.
A change at quarterback is still not on the table for the Giants, who will play a week from Monday on the road against the Atlanta Falcons.
“I know I can play,” the 37-year-old said Thursday night. But Eli Manning was a shell of his two-time Super Bowl MVP self in the blowout loss to the Eagles.
Odell Beckham Jr. walked off the field and into the locker room before the final play of the first half in a 34-13 loss to the Eagles and did not return to the sideline until after the second-half kickoff.
The combination of a Barkley highlight show and a Giants loss likely will be a familiar theme this season.
“No. We believe in Eli,” coach