New York Giants' quarterback Eli Manning is one of three quarterbacks nominated for the Week 8 FedEx Air Player of the Week after his performance in New York's 20-17 victory against the Miami Dolphins.
Manning threw for 349 yards and two touchdowns, completing 31-of-45, as the Giants narrowly edged the Dolphins. Roethlisberger completed 36-of-50 passes for 365 yards, two touchdowns and one interception in a 25-17 win against the New England Patriots. Stafford connected on 21-of-30 passes for three touchdowns in the Lions' 45-10 drubbing of the Denver Broncos, giving him the highest quarterback ranking (130.8) of any quarterback this weekend.
Manning has thrown for 2,127 yards and 13 touchdowns this year, compiling a 102.1 quarterback rating while leading the Giants to an NFC East-leading 5-2 record.