Every weekend since Nov. 21, 2004, Eli Manning has suited up as the Giants? quarterback.
That?s a nine-year stretch and 135 consecutive regular season games, with an additional 11 playoff games. That streak is the longest among active quarterbacks and fourth longest overall behind Ronde Barber (215), London Fletcher (195) and Brandon Moore (137).
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With the first pick in this year's NFL Draft he's got two more franchise QBs staring him right in TE face. It was originally thought that Stanford's Andrew Luck was a shoe-in, but the Heisman Trophy winner - Baylor's Robert Griffin III - has shown recently that he may be worthy of the top pick, too. His pro day was a knockout.
Irsay was so impressed, he began to ponder if Griffin should be the pick rather than Luck, even telling ESPN's Michael Wilbon that the pick is "up on the air."
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The Giants (4-2) will play host to the Miami Dolphins (0-6) in one of the many unattractive matchups on the schedule this week.
Miami is one of three winless team's in the league right now and the fans are already looking towards next year's draft, in which the grand prize is Stanford QB Andrew Luck.