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Because he wanted to play for a winning team!

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Q: Why did Eli Manning refuse to play for the chargers?
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Did Eli Manning refuse to play for chargers?

Yes he did charger fans were angry and pissed by his decison

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Is the New York Giants tradding Eli Manning to the New England Patriots?

No, originally Eli was drafter by the Chargers. The Chargers and Giants traded quarterbacks though, giving the Charger Phillip Rivers and the Giants Eli Manning. As far as I know, the Giants are not trading Eli Manning to any team.

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Eli Manning was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in 2004. Later in the draft the New York Giants traded their rookie QB, Phillip Rivers with Eli Manning and the chargers. So Eli Manning went to the Giants. Phillip Rivers went to the Chargers

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Eli Manning was signed in 2004 to the San Diego Chargers, and Phillip Rivers was originally signed to the Giants, but then the Chargers & Giants traded Quarterbacks.

Was Giants trading phillip rivers for Eli Manning was bad?

It's not going to be bad! Eli Manning was the Giants member (2004-2013) until he sign the Chargers.

What player in 2004 was traded to the San Diego Chargers for Eli Manning?

Philip Rivers

Does Eli Manning play for the Detroit Lions?

No, Eli Manning is on the New York Giants.

Who was the first player selected in the NFL draft 2004?

Eli Manning was the first pick to go in the 2004 NFL draft to the San Diego Chargers. Later in the Draft the Chargers traded Eli Manning to the giants for Philip Rivers who was picked 4th overall.

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What college did NFL player Eli Manning play for?

NFL player Eli Manning played for Mississippi.

Who was selected first choice by the San Diego Chargers in the 2004 NFL Draft?

Eli Manning is the son of NFL great Archie Manning.