Introducing the New York Giants’ 2021 draft class

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The New York Giants made six picks during the 2021 NFL draft. The class started with Florida wide receiver Kadarius Toney in the first round and finished with Oklahoma State cornerback Rodarius Williams in the sixth round.

Introducing the full Giants’ draft class for 2021:

Round 1, Pick 20: WR Kadarius Toney, Florida

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Height: 6-0 Weight: 193 Age: 22 40-yard dash: 4.39 RAS: 8.87 Notes: First-team All-SEC in 2020. Posted career highs in yards (984), total touchdowns (12) and scrimmage yards (1,145) as a senior.

Round 2, Pick 50: LB Azeez Ojulari, Georgia

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Height: 6-2 Weight: 249 Age: 20 40-yard dash: 4.63 RAS: 8.13 Notes: Second-team All-SEC in 2020. 15.0 career sacks and 18.5 tackles for a loss during his college career. Grandson to a late Yoruban prince.

Round 3, Pick 71: CB Aaron Robinson, UCF

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Height: 5-11 1/2 Weight: 186 Age: 22 40-yard dash: 4.38 RAS: 8.65 Notes: Two-time second team All-AAC (2019, 2020). One interception and 16 passes defensed during his college career.

Round 4, Pick 116: LB Elerson Smith, Northern Iowa

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Height: 6-6 Weight: 252 Age: 22 40-yard dash: 4.71 RAS: 9.72 Notes: Elerson was in the 95th percentile for height, 98th percentile for vertical jump, 94th percentile for broad jump and 90th percentile for hand size.

Round 6, Pick 196: RB Gary Brightwell, Arizona

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Height: 5-11 Weight: 218 Age: 23 40-yard dash: 4.62 RAS: 4.62 Notes: All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention in 2020. Averaged 5.3 yards per carry over his college career. Special teams standout.

Round 6, Pick 201: CB Rodarius Williams, Oklahoma State

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Height: 6-0 Weight: 189 Age: 24 40-yard dash: 4.53 RAS: 8.14 Notes: Only FBS cornerback to face 240 or more coverage snaps (255) while allow no more than 10 receptions in 2020. Four-year starter at Oklahoma State.

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