Eli Manning Says It's Not His Job to Mentor Giants' Young QBs

USC's Sam Darnold'It would be amazing if Giants drafted

"No, it wouldn't scare me", he said.

"Talked a lot about getting the offensive line and defensive line straight - you win with the big guys, " Manning said.

"My job's to play quarterback, and their job's to draft the best guys for the team, for the future", Manning told WFAN's "The Afternoon Drive" on Monday. Webb raved about how much he learned from Manning just by observing and being in the quarterback room. You're always helping them out. "I'm used to that, and it's always about helping the other guys in the room and having great communication, great conversations". Manning ultimately returned as the starter the following week, but the Giants eventually will have to start planning its future without him as a factor. The Giants own the No. 2 overall draft pick in this spring's draft. He added, "Hey, whatever they draft I'm fine with". "And so I've got a job to do, and I'm excited about that opportunity".

Manning will have to learn a new offense under coach Pat Shurmur. The quarterback-needy Browns pick No. 1, so it's no sure thing that Darnold (6'4/215) will even be available for NY.

Iranian women protest obligatory headscarf; Twitterati praise the bravery
One of the women taking part in the protests was arrested after staging a protest on the same busy street in apparent solidarity. The first such act of protest occurred in December and was staged by Vida Movahed, who was eventually arrested .

"It's not your job to mentor somebody, but I wouldn't look at it as that role. I want to go out there and work my tail off to get to playing at a high level". "I don't know - we have some of those guys, we have great guys, but obviously there's going to be changes every year".

Manning, who has two years remaining on his contract, doesn't see an end in sight for his career.

"I think I'm a great leader", Darnold said. "My body feels good, I can still run around and train and do everything I have to do". "After practices, the media was just as big as an National Football League organization".

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top After surgery, Eagles fan frets: Did I miss the Super Bowl?
Feb 04, 2018 - 01:27
The clip had 3.1 million views and more than 34,000 shares as of Saturday morning. She says she's "freaking out" over the news. "Way better, way better".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trudeau jeered at BC town hall by Kinder Morgan protesters
Feb 04, 2018 - 01:24
"I specifically took issue with him about that characterization", Notel said of a Thursday conversation with Trudeau . Trudeau was pressed by members of the audience about Canada's ability to clean up an oil spill.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top France boosts Calais security after mass brawl
Feb 03, 2018 - 07:22
At least five migrants have been shot in the French port city of Calais, after a mass brawl between Afghans and Eritreans. The four victims who were shot are said to be in a life-threatening condition and have been taken to hospital.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Burlington School District recognizes Black History Month
Feb 03, 2018 - 07:21
Planning for Black History Month began during the latter half of the fall semester with finalizations beginning in January. Here's our list of the top 15 black folks to make history in 2017.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Harley-Davidson is making an electric motorcycle
Feb 01, 2018 - 00:54
Harley-Davidson's shares fell more than 8% to $50.59 on Tuesday, due to the disappointing forecast, according to Reuters . The iconic American brand seems to embrace the future and 18 months from now we will see an electric machine.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top ICICI Bank profit slumps 30 pc in third quarter
Feb 01, 2018 - 00:53
So far, in this year the bank has raised Rs 2008 crore through sale of its stake in Sidbi and Clearing Corporation of India. While its core operations might not have left much for investors to cheer, positive trends in asset quality offer hope.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Rep. Trey Gowdy says he won't seek re-election
Feb 01, 2018 - 00:53
Now, Gowdy is a key member of one of the Russian Federation probes in Congress and the leader of a renewed investigation into the FBI and Clinton's emails.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Top male BBC earners agree to pay cut after gender gap furor
Feb 01, 2018 - 00:50
The broadcaster said that it has "addressed close to half of them and are working through the rest with the people concerned". Broadcasters John Humphrys, Huw Edwards, Nicky Campbell, Jon Sopel, Nick Robinson and Jeremy Vine reduced their salaries.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Grammy victor Chris Stapleton to perform in Billings, Missoula
Jan 31, 2018 - 06:11
The show, scheduled for August 10 , is one of several extensions added to his 2017 tour, "The All-American Road Show Tour". Citi card members can purchase presale tickets through Citi's Private Pass Program beginning February 6 at 10 a.m. local.

Kate Middleton May Deliver Third Child At Home Instead Of Hospital
Jan 31, 2018 - 06:11
This is certainly true, which is why it's not hard to believe that the duchess would donate her hair for a good cause. And it appears Prince George also has a love for Lego.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Indonesian police 'coach' transgender women to act like 'real men'
Jan 31, 2018 - 06:08
The official said his actions were approved by local ulama (Islamic clergy) and that those detained would also undergo drug tests. Additionally, the province of Aceh implements its own autonomous sharia law, and gay behavior is considered a crime.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Clinton Issues Statement Explaining Why She Shielded Sexual Harasser in 2008
Jan 31, 2018 - 06:07
She refused to apologize for keeping Strider on, but did say that if she had to do it again, she "wouldn't". He needed to be punished, change his behavior, and understand why his actions were wrong.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin traded to Detroit Pistons, reports ESPN
Jan 31, 2018 - 06:07
Griffin has spent his entire career with the Clippers , being selected with the team's No. 1 overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft. LeBron gets to reset with a new star and the Cavs have him locked down for five years if LeBron wants to walk after this season.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Jurgen Klopp admits Emre Can will let his Liverpool contract expire
Jan 30, 2018 - 01:14
Liverpool FC are now in fourth place in the Premier League table as they chase Champions League qualification for the second season running under their German manager.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top JB Holmes Lit Up By Peers After Slow Play
Jan 30, 2018 - 01:12
Despite his success on the European Tour, Noren is little known in the United States - and he's happy to fly under the radar. Earlier, Tiger Woods finished with an even-par 72 to finish tied 23rd, wrapping up a positive return to the tour.