[Note by Ed Valentine, 05/09/14 8:48 p.m.]
The Giants won't be selecting Notre Dame tight end Troy Niklas.
[Note by Ed Valentine, 05/09/14 7:46 p.m. ]
Jaguars drafted USC wide receiver Marqise Lee, ending the wait of former Fred Biletnikoff winner— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) May 9, 2014
How did Marqise Lee last until the 39th pick? And how did the New York Jets not pull off a trade to go up and get him?
[Note by Ed Valentine, 05/09/14 7:39 p.m.]
Tampa has selected Austin Seferian-Jenkins, TE http://t.co/YTtcQ6MRo8— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) May 9, 2014
Another one bites the dust.
[UPDATE by Ed Valentine, 05/09/14 7:32 p.m.]
#Falcons pick Ra'Shed Hagemen of Minnesota— D. Orlando Ledbetter (@AJCFalcons) May 9, 2014
Guys who might have been targets for the Giants are flying off the board.
[UPDATE by Ed Valentine, 05/09/14 7:26 p.m.]
[UPDATE by Ed Valentine, 05/09/14 6:42 p.m.]
You have to wonder how Josh Gordon's impending suspension after another failed drug test will impact tonight's draft action. You also have to give props to Bill Barnwell for this tweet:
I cannot believe Johnny Manziel got Josh Gordon suspended already.— Bill Barnwell (@billbarnwell) May 9, 2014
Day 2 of the 2014 NFL Draft begins Friday night at 7 p.m. ET. Television coverage will, as always, be on both ESPN and NFL Network. On the heels of selecting wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. 12th overall in Round 1, the New York Giants have the 43rd (Round 2) and 74th (Round 3) overall selections.
The Giants have the wide receiver they were looking for. Will they focus tonight on adding to their offensive or defensive lines?
Use this as an Open Thread to discuss the entire first round. We will have full coverage of each pick the Giants make, analysis and reaction from the Giants organization and from the players selected, so be sure to stay tuned.
Day 2 Viewing Guide
When: 7 p.m. ET
TV: NFL Network and ESPN/ESPN2 for all three days
Online Streaming: Full Draft: NFL.com Live
Giants' coverage: Giants.com and the Giants mobile app will carry live Giants-specific coverage from 9:30-10:30 p.m.
Giants' Day 2 Selections
Round 2: 43rd
Round 3: 74th