Eli Manning: The Loneliest Man in the World Sunday
By now we all know about the miracle at the New Meadowlands where the Eagles scored 28 points in the final eight minutes of the game to come back and beat the Giants 38-31. Surprisingly punter Matt Dodge was not fired this week despite punting to DeSean Jackson and likely costing his team the division.
Even if Sunday’s game didn’t treat the Giants well, it gave us this priceless moment postgame. Via Jimmy Traina’s SI Hot Clicks comes this outstanding clip of Eli Manning waiting to conduct his news conference without any media members present. All the reporters were busy interviewing goats like Matt Dodge and heroes DeSean Jackson and Mike Vick, leaving little interest in everyone else. As a result, Eli got the Rod Tidwell treatment: