Eli joins Twitter, gets humorous hello from Brady

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Eli Manning creatively announced that he is joining Twitter by paying homage to the movie “Hoosiers” on Saturday, and Tom Brady chimed in with a humorous touch.

To paraphrase Jimmy Chitwood, “I don’t know if it’ll make any change, but I figure it’s time for me to start playing social media.” pic.twitter.com/Af8IFMOiEQ

— Eli Manning (@EliManning) May 23, 2020

Welcome @EliManning, In typical fashion, you never showed up until the 4th quarter anyway 😜 https://t.co/Wbun1VS2A0

— Tom Brady (@TomBrady) May 23, 2020

Brady’s reference to the fourth quarter brings back painful memories for fans of his former team, the New England Patriots. Manning’s fourth-quarter heroics in Super Bowl XLII helped the New York Giants defeat the Patriots 17-14, dashing their hopes for a perfect season.

And then Manning did it again four years later in Super Bowl XLVI, leading the Giants past the Patriots 21-17. Manning was the MVP of both games.

Rewatch Eli come alive in the fourth quarter against Brady and the Patriots in Super Bowl XLII and Super Bowl XLVI on ESPN+.
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Brady, of course, has experienced more jubilation than heartbreak in Super Bowls. He

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