Giants’ Micah McFadden comes with Blake Martinez similarities

The introduction came Friday at the Giants’ practice facility, as one overachieving NFL inside linebacker met what might be considered a younger version of himself, in some ways. Micah McFadden, rookie, meets Blake Martinez, veteran. “Obviously everybody wants to play, but I want to be a starter and perform at a high level in this … Read more

NFL draft 2022 – Best team fits for top rookies, perfect landing spots and midround steals with early-impact potential

The right team fit is crucial when talking about NFL rookies and how they project at the next level. We saw numerous talented prospects selected over seven rounds during the 2022 NFL draft, but which ones landed in the perfect scheme for their skill sets? Who was put in the best possible position to succeed? … Read more

New York Giants release James Bradberry after failing to find trade partner for CB

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — The New York Giants released cornerback James Bradberry on Monday to save about $10.1 million against the salary cap this season. New general manager Joe Schoen was seeking to trade Bradberry since before free agency in March but couldn’t find anything that worked for all parties involved. Schoen acknowledged last week … Read more

NFL mock draft 2023 – Todd McShay’s early predictions for all 32 first-round picks next year, including five QBs and five more WRs

The jet lag from Sunday’s flight home from the 2022 NFL draft in Las Vegas has barely worn off, but I’m already digging in on the 2023 class. I’m that excited about this group. After only one quarterback was selected in the first 73 picks this year, we could see a handful in the first … Read more

NFL draft grades – Mel Kiper Jr. picks steals, sleepers and favorite 2022 classes from all 32 teams

This was my 39th year doing the NFL draft for ESPN, and I can’t remember a trading frenzy quite like the one we saw in the middle of Round 1 on Thursday. There were picks and players flying off the board faster than I could wrap my head around which team was on the clock. … Read more

Giants select Joshua Ezeudu in third round

The Giants improved their offensive line by selecting guard Joshua Ezeudu with the 67th overall pick of the NFL Draft on Friday. The three-year North Carolina starter was a standout offensive lineman who had to protect Tar Heels quarterback Sam Howell. The 6-foot-4 blocker was versatile during his time with North Carolina, playing both guard … Read more

Joe Schoen set Giants up for success

Joe Schoen knocked out his first NFL draft out of the park. With the fifth and seventh picks, Schoen collected a pair of players who at times during the draft season were viewed as possible No. 1-overall picks. With edge Kayvon Thibodeaux and RT Evan Neal, Schoen took a leap toward making the Giants feared … Read more

Giants select Kayvon Thibodeaux at No. 5 overall in 2022 NFL Draft

The Giants have found their edge rusher. New York selected Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft. The Giants selected Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux with the No. 5 pick in the 2022 NFL DraftGetty Images Get the latest updates on every New York Giants pick … Read more