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NFL All-Under 25 Team: Jason Pierre-Paul only player from Giants

Jason Pierre-Paul is the only member of the Giants to make's All-Under 25 team. See who else is on the list.

USA TODAY Sports analyst Elliot Harrison set out to find the best offensive and defensive NFL players under the age of 25. According to, Harrison says, "Pro football is a young man's game. No doubt about that."

Among those selected was New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who just turned 24 on Jan. 11th. He was the only member of the New York Giants to make the squad.

Pierre-Paul had a down 2012 season in terms of sacks, but he hasn't regressed on the field. He still had a good season against the run game and no quarterback will want to go up against him. In three seasons he has 27.5 sacks and 132 tackles. Pierre-Paul can become and even more powerful defensive end if the defense is built around him.

Here is the complete list of the players that Harrison selected:


Quarterback - Russell Wilson (Seattle Seahawks)
Running back - LeSean McCoy (Philadelphia Eagles)
Running back - Doug Martin (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
Wide Receiver - A.J. Green (Cincinnati Bengals)
Wide Receiver - Dez Bryant (Dallas Cowboys)
Tight End - Rob Gronkowski (New England Patriots)
Tackle - Trent Williams (Washington Redskins)
Guard - Kevin Zeitler (Cincinnati Bengals)
Center - Mike Pouncey (Miami Dolphins)
Guard - Jon Asamoah (Kansas City Chiefs)
Tackle - Tyron Smith (Dallas Cowboys)
Kicker - Justin Tucker (Baltimore Ravens)


Defensive end - J.J. Watt (Houston Texans)
Defensive end - Jason Pierre-Paul (New York Giants)
Defensive tackle - Geno Atkins (Cincinnati Bengals)
Defensive tackle - Gerald McCoy (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
Outside linebacker - Von Miller (Denver Broncos)
Outside linebacker - Aldon Smith (San Francisco 49ers)
Inside linebacker - NaVorro Bowman (San Francisco 49ers)
Inside linebacker - Luke Kuechly (Caroline Panthers)
Cornerback - Richard Sherman (Seattle Seahawks)
Cornerback - Patrick Peterson (Arizona Cardinals)
Strong Safety - Reshad Jones (Miami Dolphins)
Free safety - Earl Thomas (Seattle Seahawks)
Punter - Bryan Anger (Jacksonville Jaguars)

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