Eli Manning would be the Giants’ quarterback.
New York rookie Daniel Jones has exceeded expectations within the preseason, however the group remains to be not planning to have an open competitors, in line with a report from SNY, which cites unidentified sources contained in the group.
The report notes that so long as the Giants “are in the race and he’s healthy and playing well, it’s not Manning’s job to lose. It’s just his job.”
The Giants chosen Jones, 22, out of Duke with the No. 6 choose within the 2019 draft. Followers criticized the group’s selection, however he has accomplished 16 of his 19 passes for 228 yards with a pair of touchdowns in two preseason appearances.
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“I think (Jones is) making good progress and as he goes along here, he’s checking off all of the boxes,” Giants coach Pat Shurmur informed reporters, by way of Newsday. “I am pleased with the progress he’s making.”
Manning, in the meantime, has been with the Giants for his total 15-year profession and has gained two Tremendous Bowls throughout his time with the group. New York proprietor John Mara stated earlier this month he’d be completely satisfied if Jones did not play one snap this season.
“I hope Eli has a great year and Daniel never sees the field,” Mara informed reporters on the time. “That would be an ideal world where you would like to see that. Again, at the end of the day it’s going to be the decision by the head coach (Shurmur) as to when or if Daniel ends up playing this year.”
The Giants have two preseason video games remaining earlier than they face the Cowboys in Week 1 motion Sept. eight in Dallas.