WR Mario Manningham still a starter

Updated: October 7, 2011, 8:37 AM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Stop the speculation: Wide receiver Mario Manningham is still a starter for the New York Giants.

Manningham was taken out during a series last Sunday in Arizona in favor of slot wide receiver Victor Cruz, and had just one reception while being targeted only five times, but offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride said the the 25-year-old will remain a first-teamer opposite top target Hakeem Nicks.

"Yeah, [Manningham's still the starter]," Gilbride said Thursday. ...

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