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Kyle Lauletta still deserves his shot to start for the Giants

Kyle Lauletta deserves a second chance to prove if he can be a starting quarterback in the NFL. It won’t come Monday night against the 49ers. But should Eli Manning continue this miserable season, Lauletta remains in the discussion as his successor. Of course, any real consideration of Lauletta playing in an actual game is on hold until the rookie fourth-round pick from Richmond proves he can be trusted again; trusted to get to work on time; trusted not to get any more traffic tickets; trusted not to embarrass the franchise with his off-the-field transgressions. That may be more important than anything he does on the field for the remainder of this season. “I’m very regretful that I did that and I’ll do everything that I can ...