By now you've heard the Giants and Eli Manning are being sued over fake memorabilia the allegedly tried to pass off to dealers and even the Hall of Fame. The team has issued a response denying the allegations.
The Giants on Thursday morning adamantly denied the allegations in a lawsuit filed in New Jersey Wednesday claiming that Eli Manning and the team create fake game-worn memorabilia.READ: Lawsuit alleging Giants defrauded memorabilia dealer
"This suit is completely without any merit whatsoever and we will defend it vigorously," the Giants said in a statement. "We will not otherwise comment on pending litigation."
2:35 - per SNYGiants Insider Ralph Vacchiano via Twitter:
Eli Manning issued a statement on the memorabilia lawsuit he's facing: "The Giants told me this suit is completely without merit ...and I have no reason to believe otherwise. The Giants are going to fight it and so will I." #NYG