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Giants news, 4/18: Scout calls Sam Darnold “cow on ice”

Dan Shonka blasts quarterback class

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Good morning, New York Giants fans! Here are your Wednesday morning headlines.

Minkah Fitzpatrick, Derwin James are the NFL’s next modern defensive back - SBNation.comy
Call them nickels, call them linebackers, or call them corners. The truth is they don’t really have a position.

Just one QB spared in scout’s scathing draft take: ‘Cow on ice’
Take this quarterback class, please.

Oh, there is no doubt come the night of April 26, they will come rolling off the board, early and often, with Sam Darnold,...

NFL Draft 2018: Is Saquon Barkley really better than Leonard Fournette, Ezekiel Elliott? |
"Leonard Fournette was unique with his power, (but) he battled through some injuries in college," Herbstreit said. "Zeke Elliott really had some moments that the combination of power and quickness really made him separate in some big high-profile games.”

"This kid Saquon Barkley, though, I would put him up more with ... in the last 15 years, Adrian Peterson comes to mind. I'm talking once in a (generation) type of back because of what he can do making people miss, being involved in the passing game, playing all three downs. Just the total package."

Barkley seems like Giants' target in Draft, but don't rule out QBs just yet | SNY

What history indicates the Giants can expect with the No. 2 pick – The Athletic
When sizing up the prospects for the second pick in the draft, Giants general manager Dave Gettleman explained his criteria: “We really have to picture...

Jarvis Landry on OBJ: 'He's gonna be a Giant for another year' | SNY

Finally ...

Yours truly did a guest spot on the ‘Scout’s Honor’ podcast on Tuesday. Listen here.