Giants QB Eli Manning Knocked Out, Bloodied

17 Aug

Photo Credit: CHARLES WENZELBERG/NEW YORK POST

New York Giants QB Eli Manning took a beating Monday night against their stadium partners New York Jets. The picture above was a result of freak play. The play went like this, on the Jets 5 yard line the Giants was looking to convert on a third and goal. Giants RB Brandon Jacobs was lined up in the backfield behind Manning, shortly after taking the snap Manning was hit by Jacobs from the back trying to pick up a block. Afterward, Manning took a vicious hit from Jets LB Calvin Pace jarring his head and snapping his helmet off. As a result of the play, Manning suffered a cut on his head requiring 12 stitches to close. Manning told reporters that “I feel fine”, “I feel normal”.

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