John Schmeelk: Right now, the Giants have six picks in the 2021 NFL Draft. They own their own picks in Rounds 1-3 and will send either their fourth- or fifth-round pick to the Jets as part of the Leonard Williams trade, depending on whether he signs a contract extension before the start of the new league year. The Giants sent their seventh-round pick to the Broncos in September for Isaac Yiadom, but received a sixth-round pick from the Cardinals in the mid-season Markus Golden trade.
The 2021 NFL Combine in Indianapolis, Indiana has been canceled and in its place will be a drastically altered event. The changes were made official on Monday night. A special committee chaired by New York Giants co-owner John Mara determined that the risk to public safety was too great during a pandemic.
Because while the 40 total team sacks generated was quite the accomplishment given the team lacked a true blue-chip edge rusher, Gettleman no doubt realizes that landing such a top-shelf pass-rushing prospect will make defensive coordinator Patrick Graham’s job a lot easier in 2021. tackles, 1 sack, 2 TFL, 4 QBH In his third season, Carter looked as though he had finally turned the corner and was on a track to develop into a solid outside edge force who could play the run and rush the passer.