All three could be in line for awards this season. Beckham will surely be named as a finalist for Rookie of the Year while Manning and JPP could be nominated for NFL Comeback Player of the Year.
Beckham was named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month twice - in November and December - the first player to be honored in consecutive months. He was also NFL Rookie of the Week for Weeks 12, 15, 16 and 17.
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The 12th overall selection of the NFL Draft, Beckham led the NFL in receptions (43), receiving yards (606) and touchdown catches (seven) in December.
His 606 receiving yards are the most by a rookie in any calendar month in NFL history.
Beckham is the third player – and only rookie – to gain at least 600 receiving yards in a single December, joining Calvin Johnson (707 in 2012) and Josh Gordon (658 in 2013). Both Johnson and Gordon played five December games while Beckham played in four.
Beckham had at least eight catches, 130 yards and a touchdown in all four December games.
He had at least 90 receiving yards in each of the season’s last nine games, tying Pro Football Hall of Famer Michael Irvin for the longest streak in NFL history. Beckham has at least 100 yards in seven of those nine contests.
In each of his last six games, Beckham led all players in receiving yards. That is the longest such streak by a rookie in NFL history.
Beckham led the NFL with 593 receiving yards in November and joins Calvin Johnson (2012) and Andre Johnson (2012) as the only players in NFL history with back-to-back months with at least 500 receiving yards. Beckham is the only rookie to accomplish the feat.
In just 12 games this season, Beckham set Giants rookie records with 91 receptions for 1,305 yards and 12 touchdowns.[/sny-accordion]
Manning was thought to be in the beginning of a steep decline at the end of the 2013 season. He threw for 3818 yards and just 18 TDs, completing 57.7 percent of his passes for a 69.4 QBR. He led the league in INTs with 27 and was sacked the most times (39) in his career.
This season, the Giants hired a new OC (Ben McAdoo) and a new QB coach (Danny Langsdorf) to rectify some bad habits that the two-time Super Bowl MVP had fallen into.
Eli responded by raising his QBR to 92.1 and completing 63.1 % of his passes. He also threw for 4410 yards with 30 TDs and cut his INTs in half (14).
JPP started 16 games for the first time in his five-year career. His 12.5 sacks are the most since his All-Pro season fo 2011, when he recorded 16.5. Pierre-Paul is coming back from back and shoulder injuries and was considered to be on his way out at just 25 years old.
JPP had 77 tackles (53 solo), six passes defended, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery.
One more award possibility is the Walter Payton Man of the Year award in which Giant punter Steve Weatherford is the team's nominee for his charitable works in the NY/NJ Metro area.
The awards will be presented at the NFL Honors ceremony on January 31st in Phoenix.