It's unlikely. I'll admit that now. However, Eli Manning has had his best season yet despite the Giants' defense and running game being worse than ever, and he has been able to keep them just within reach of the playoffs.
Aaron Rodgers is the favorite for MVP, followed by players such as Tom Brady and Drew Brees, but Manning could be a dark horse candidate. He has exhibited many qualities this year reminiscent of an elite quarterback and top player and this slideshow examines what arguments Manning could have for league MVP if the Giants make the playoffs.