Giants quarterback Eli Manning is locked in through the first five weeks of the 2015 regular season.
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was at his absolute best in the Giants' Week 5 30-27 win over the San Francisco 49ers and the NFL decided to recognize him for his production. Manning was named the Week 5 NFC Offensive Player of the Week.
Manning finished the game having completed 41 of 54 passes for 441 yards, three touchdowns and one interception. With 1:45 remaining, Manning led a game-winning 82-yard touchdown drive that he capped off with a 12-yard touchdown pass to tight end Larry Donnell.
Manning's 41 completions set a Giants franchise record for the most in any regular season game. He also broke an even more important record in Week 5 by locking in his 102nd career win — the most of any quarterback in franchise history.
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With 10 touchdowns and just two interceptions on the season, Manning is playing arguably the best football of his career. He will look to keep the momentum going in a difficult road matchup against the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 6.