At Eli Manning’s retirement push conference final Friday, New York Giants president and co-owenr John Mara declared the team’s strategy to induct the two-time Super Bowl winner into the Giants Ring of Honor, stating that no Giants participant will don No. 10 all over again.
Manning apparently isn’t really on your own in obtaining his selection formally retired.
On Monday’s episode of “The Tonight Exhibit Starring Jimmy Fallon,” famous defensive end Michael Strahan uncovered that he is also receiving his jersey officially retired.
“Yeah they are,” Strahan responded when Fallon questioned him about jersey retirement rumors.
No a person has been assigned No. 92 considering that Strahan very last wore it in 2007, but the Giants have in no way declared that his variety has been retired. Strahan was enshrined into the Professional Soccer Hall of Fame in 2014.
“It’s retired,’’ Mara mentioned very last 7 days, according to the New York Write-up.
When questioned if it was formally retired however, he reported, “Not yet…We’ll do Michael’s announcement another day, but Eli’s will be retired.”
Strahan was drafted in the 2nd spherical of the 1993 NFL draft by the Giants.
By the time his 15-season NFL career finished, he ranked fifth all-time in sack leaders and was the Giants’ file holder with 141.5 profession sacks. He manufactured seven Pro Bowl appearances and was named to the NFL’s All-Decade Team of the 2000s.
Strahan is previously a member of the team’s Ring of Honor.