Eli Manning will be in the mix for a big role in the Giants offense this season.
New York will have to decide whether to stick with the Manning-led passing game or try to run it with Luck in the backfield.
With two weeks remaining in the regular season, the Giants are set to take on the Colts in Indianapolis on Sunday.
Manning, who threw for 4,542 yards and 23 touchdowns in 2016, and Luck, who rushed for 1,854 yards and 16 touchdowns in seven games, will battle for the quarterback job.
Manning is expected to play the majority of the season with the team.
Luck will be out for the first time since Week 8 with a neck injury.
Manuel says Eli Manning has been ‘out’ for ‘months’ Eli Manning is set to miss the rest of the regular-season and the playoffs because of neck injury, according to Eli Manning.
Manziel was expected to miss at least one more game with the neck injury before his injury, but coach Tom Coughlin said he could be ready for the start of the playoffs.
Man Manning was not expected to be ready to play in the postseason, but he was cleared to play Friday and could have returned Sunday.
His return would give the Giants the most reliable quarterback in the division.
Coughlin also said Eli Manning had been ‘in’ for months.’
Manning has missed the last six games with the injury, which caused him to miss time last season.
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green said he hopes Manning can be ready by Week 5.
Manning has not played since Week 7 with a hamstring injury, when he injured his hamstring during a win over the Kansas City Chiefs.
Green said he thinks Manning can return this season and said he knows Eli Manning would like to play.’
He’d love to play,’ Green said.
‘He’d like to go out there and win games.
I’m hoping he can.
Eli Manning deserves a chance to win games with a healthy quarterback.’
Green said Manning’s health is something the team is focusing on.’
We’re going to get through this,’ Green told reporters.
‘We have to.’
Manning said he doesn’t know how long he will miss.
‘I’m not going to go into any sort of prognoses,’ Manning said.’
You just keep trying to get better and better.’
The Giants’ offense was plagued by injuries last season, as Manning missed 10 games with an injury to his left knee and a knee injury that sidelined him for the entire season.
Man, Manning and Luck are expected to face off Sunday in Indianapolis.