The Giants Beat Player Review: Eli Manning

Eli Manning is the key to the New York Giants 2015 playoff hopes and The Giants Beat takes a look back at how the franchise signal-caller performed in 2014.

At this time last year, Eli Manning’s career appeared to be at a crossroads. The two-time Super Bowl winner had led the league in interceptions for the second time in four seasons, and the ripple effect of a disappointing 2013 campaign was a significant change in direction in offensive scheme. Former Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo brought his version of the West Coast Offense, meaning Manning was learning a new offensive system for the first time since 2007.

There was reason to believe that the change in offense would work against Manning’s traditional strengths as a downfield passer and the Giants would begin a true rebuilding period without their franchise signal caller. After this past season however, Manning may be the only reason the Giants brass did not look to blow the entire project up and start from scratch. Just as Manning did following his other two twenty-plus interception seasons, Eli followed up 2013 by being quietly one of the better quarterbacks in the league. His 63.1 percent completion rate was a career best, while last season was only the second year he reached the 30-touchdown benchmark. Perhaps best of all, 14 interceptions was Manning’s best total since 2009.

The brilliant 12 games of rookie sensation Odell Beckham Jr. not withstanding, Manning performed well with little other support. The running game remained ineffective despite attempts to remedy it with a number of additions along the offensive line and running back stable during the 2013 offseason. Victor Cruz was lost to injury just as Beckham Jr. was emerging, and the Giants offense lacked other reliable targets. Rueben Randle has still not developed into a reliable possession receiver, and Larry Donnell’s early season surge proved to be a false dawn. A reliable receiving option out of the backfield, a useful chess piece in any West Coast Offense, also eluded the Giants.

With Manning proving his mettle in year one of the new system, Jerry Reese has prioritized fixing some of the aforementioned holes to take Manning’s production to the next level. Shane Vereen comes from New England to add the receiving element out of the backfield (in addition to some much needed explosiveness on the ground). Investing a top ten pick in Ereck Flowers adds a menacing if raw presence up front, and in hand with the injured Geoff Schwartz’s return should open up more holes on the ground. On the subject of players returning from injuries, Victor Cruz could be the real x-factor.

Pairing a healthy Victor Cruz with superstar Odell Beckham Jr. is a nightmare scenario for opposing defenses. There are obvious concerns about how well Cruz can recover from a torn patellar tendon, which are indeed fair. Until Cruz takes the field, it will be impossible to say how close to his prior form he will be. There should be little doubt on the other hand about Beckham’s second year potential, so long as he can avoid the same fate that hit Cruz last year. By the end of last season, the 2014 first round pick was already facing number one receiver attention from opposing defenses.

If the Giants can avoid the injury bug that hit them last year–and with a bit more luck they should–expect Manning to take the next step. Year two of Eli in Ben McAdoo’s offense will not only spell more good things for the former Super Bowl MVP, it could be the best season of his career.


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At this time last year, Eli Manning’s career appeared to be at a crossroads. The two-time Super Bowl winner had led the league in interceptions for the second time in four seasons, and the ripple effect of a disappointing 2013 campaign was a significant change in direction in offensive scheme. Former Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo brought his version of the West Coast Offense, meaning Manning was learning a new offensive system for the first time since 2007.

There was reason to believe that the change in offense would work against Manning’s traditional strengths as a downfield passer and the Giants would begin a true rebuilding period without their franchise signal caller. After this past season however, Manning may be the only reason the Giants brass did not look to blow the entire project up and start from scratch. Just as Manning did following his other two twenty-plus interception seasons, Eli followed up 2013 by being quietly one of the better quarterbacks in the league. His 63.1 percent completion rate was a career best, while last season was only the second year he reached the 30-touchdown benchmark. Perhaps best of all, 14 interceptions was Manning’s best total since 2009.

The brilliant 12 games of rookie sensation Odell Beckham Jr. not withstanding, Manning performed well with little other support. The running game remained ineffective despite attempts to remedy it with a number of additions along the offensive line and running back stable during the 2013 offseason. Victor Cruz was lost to injury just as Beckham Jr. was emerging, and the Giants offense lacked other reliable targets. Rueben Randle has still not developed into a reliable possession receiver, and Larry Donnell’s early season surge proved to be a false dawn. A reliable receiving option out of the backfield, a useful chess piece in any West Coast Offense, also eluded the Giants.

With Manning proving his mettle in year one of the new system, Jerry Reese has prioritized fixing some of the aforementioned holes to take Manning’s production to the next level. Shane Vereen comes from New England to add the receiving element out of the backfield (in addition to some much needed explosiveness on the ground). Investing a top ten pick in Ereck Flowers adds a menacing if raw presence up front, and in hand with the injured Geoff Schwartz’s return should open up more holes on the ground. On the subject of players returning from injuries, Victor Cruz could be the real x-factor.

Pairing a healthy Victor Cruz with superstar Odell Beckham Jr. is a nightmare scenario for opposing defenses. There are obvious concerns about how well Cruz can recover from a torn patellar tendon, which are indeed fair. Until Cruz takes the field, it will be impossible to say how close to his prior form he will be. There should be little doubt on the other hand about Beckham’s second year potential, so long as he can avoid the same fate that hit Cruz last year. By the end of last season, the 2014 first round pick was already facing number one receiver attention from opposing defenses.

If the Giants can avoid the injury bug that hit them last year–and with a bit more luck they should–expect Manning to take the next step. Year two of Eli in Ben McAdoo’s offense will not only spell more good things for the former Super Bowl MVP, it could be the best season of his career.

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