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Jerry Reese on His Final Three Picks

Jerry Reese on His Final Three Picks

giantsfootballblog.com Updated Apr 27, 2013
GM Jerry Reese feels Ohio OL Eric Herman will compete for a spot on the O-Line. The Giants had a draft that left us all bewildered. There are some established players in there: some All-Americans and some All-Academics. Then there are some that are so f…
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  • Giants Sign Five UDFAs, Two are LBs

    Giants Sign Five UDFAs, Two are LBs

    giantsfootballblog.com Apr 27, 2013
    As per SNYGiants insider Ralph Vacchiano of the Daily News, the Giants have signed the following undrafted free agents: Mount Union LB Charles Dieuseul Charleston Southern DB Charles James LSU TE Chase Clement Ohio State LB Etienne Sabino Virginia Tech …
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  • New York Giants select RB Michael Cox

    New York Giants select RB Michael Cox

    giantsfootballblog.com Apr 27, 2013
    The New York Giants selected RB Michael Cox with the 253rd overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. Cox, the second to last pick in the draft, a transfer from Michigan to UMass, is listed at 6”² and 200 lbs.
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  • New York Giants select G Eric Herman

    New York Giants select G Eric Herman

    giantsfootballblog.com Apr 27, 2013
    The New York Giants selected G Eric Herman with the 225th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. Herman, an Ohio University product, played four seasons with the Bobcats. In 2011, he was named to the All-MAC second team and started every game. Last year, h…
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  • Giants draft a project safety in fifth round

    Giants draft a project safety in fifth round

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    New York Giants fans seem to understand, for 362 days a year, the way the Giants operate the draft. That doesn't mean it can't feel frustrating, during the draft, when the team isn't working to fill obvious needs like cornerback and linebacker. But the …
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  • Tom Coughlin says Ryan Nassib was too good to pass up

    Tom Coughlin says Ryan Nassib was too good to pass up

    The Giants weren’t expected to draft a quarterback. But the Giants weren’t expecting Syracuse quarterback Ryan Nassib to be available on the third day of the draft. And so when Nassib was still available, they traded up to grab him. And Giants coach T
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  • New York Giants Select S Cooper Taylor in Fifth Round of the NF…

    New York Giants Select S Cooper Taylor in Fifth Round of the NFL Draft

    giantsfootballblog.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Giants have made Richmond safety Cooper Taylor their fifth round selection in the NFL Draft. Taylor is oversized for a safety and may project as and OLB in the NFL. Cooper Taylor, S, Richmond Height: 6-5 Weight: 235 Projected 40 Time: 4.69 Projected…
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  • Giants-Cardinals Trade Details

    Giants-Cardinals Trade Details

    giantsfootballblog.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Giants traded their fourth round pick (#116) and their sixth round selection (#187) to the Arizona Cardinals for the Cards’ fourth round pick (#110). New York then selected Syracuse QB Ryan Nassib at 110. The Cardinals have subsequently taken OL Ear
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  • Back to the secondary for Cowboys in 4th

    Back to the secondary for Cowboys in 4th

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    If ever the Dallas Cowboys were going to draft a quarterback and develop him behind Tony Romo, this year's fourth round would have been the time to do it. The Giants moved up to pick No. 110 to take Ryan Nassib. The Steelers took Landry Jones at No. 115…
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  • SNYGiants Staff Thoughts on Rounds 2 and 3

    SNYGiants Staff Thoughts on Rounds 2 and 3

    giantsfootballblog.com Apr 27, 2013
    Some staff reactions to the Giants second and third round draft picks, DT Jonathan Hankins of Ohio St and DE Damontre Moore of Texas A&M: Jim Mancari: The Giants have struck gold in the past with defensive linemen, so why not try to continue the tre…
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  • Justin Pugh, One Jolly Giant on Draft Day

    Justin Pugh, One Jolly Giant on Draft Day

    nytimes.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Giants seemed very pleased with their first-round draft selection, but first he had to survive a smothering of hugs by friends and family upon his selection.
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  • Video - New York Giants GM Jerry Reese on 2013 NFL Draft selections 03:47

    New York Giants GM Jerry Reese on 2013 NFL Draft selections

    Apr 27
    New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese joins NFL Network to discuss his team's first-round draft pick, offensive lineman Justin Pugh.
  • Video - New York Giants GM Jerry Reese on 2013 NFL Draft selections 03:47

    New York Giants GM Jerry Reese on 2013 NFL Draft selections

    Apr 27
    New York Giants general manager Jerry Reece joins NFL Network to discuss his team's first-round draft pick, offensive lineman Justin Pugh.
  • Video - New York Giants draft quarterback Ryan Nassib No. 110 in 2013 NFL Draft 04:27

    New York Giants draft quarterback Ryan Nassib No. 110 in 2013 NFL Draft

    Apr 27
    The New York Giants draft Syracuse quarterback Ryan Nassib with the 110th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.

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