I think the confidence in the calls, the confidence there at center after getting a lot of snaps, he’s getting experience, he’s got the right personality for the position, he brings confidence and energy to the group and it’s starting to really show. It sounds like Colombo is beginning to believe the 24-year-old Gates could be the answer the Giants have been seeking at the center position.
In the 2019 NFL Draft, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had the No. overall selection, directly in front of the New York Giants, who sat at No. With that pick, Tampa selected LSU linebacker Devin White, a two-time All-SEC first-team selection and the winner of the 2018 Butkus Award as the top linebacker in the nation.
You (eventually) know what it feels like to be the goat, and you know what it feels like to be the hero,” Toomer said. And if you can kinda bounce between those two and just make sure you’re the hero more times than you’re the goat, it becomes a comfortable place, because you just get used to it. But if you’re not used to it and then all of a sudden the ball comes and it’s like, ‘Oh my God, this is for the game’ … You’ve got to find some relaxation when the ball is in the air.