Wide receiver Sterling Shepard said Tuesday he sees no reason Davis Webb can’t be the New York Giants quarterback of the future.
“I don’t see why not. If he works hard and keeps doing what he’s doing and has the same attitude, I don’t see why not. He’s been learning a lot from Eli and what better guy to learn from than Eli,” Shepard said.
The wide receiver has had an up-close look at Webb’s offseason preparation.
“I’ve been with Davis going over the offense. He lives in the same building as me, so I’m fortunate to have him with me. I go over the plays with him every night. He’s a guy that studies really hard, knows the offense like the back of his hand already. He’s been in here the whole offseason, so I try to surround myself with guys like that and just work tremendously hard. That’s all you can ask from a guy in his position,” Shepard said.
“He knows the new offense, I wouldn’t say like the back of his hand, but he knows it pretty well. He’s been up here throughout the whole offseason and has been going over some stuff, so he knows it pretty well.”
Giants running back Paul Perkins sidelined with pectoral injury – ProFootballTalk
The Giants may be in the market for a certain very good young running back with the No. 2 overall pick Thursday night. But one of their existing backs appears to be on the shelf for a bit.
Jets and Giants Share Something Else: High Stakes at the Draft - The New York Times
No matter how the Giants and the Jets proceed with their first-round picks on Thursday, their decisions will be inexorably linked and endlessly compared.
Giants offensive lineman Chad Wheeler endorses Sam Darnold - NY Daily News
Wheeler, who lined up as the Giants' first-string right tackle in Tuesday's first practice of voluntary minicamp, played left tackle for the Trojans when Darnold was starting as a 19-year-old redshirt freshman in 2016. And he said Darnold showed the traits of a steady leader right away.
"I think it starts with the little things with him," Wheeler said of Darnold on Tuesday. "He just kind of would be the same guy, in and out the building, bring the same attitude and approach every day no matter if it was a locker room, game practice. I think those are good qualities of someone who has to lead and take command of an offense."
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Every NFL team will go into the 2018 draft Thursday with a dream prospect in mind. Front offices across the league have spent months preparing their big boards to find the elite talent that could fill roster needs...
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NFL Draft 400: Top QBs for 2018 NFL Draft | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
Scouts and general managers have called the 2018 NFL draft class average, but we still have questions. Who is the best overall player? How about the best at each position? The goal of the NFL Draft 400 series is to figure that out...
2018 NFL Draft Rumors: Baker Mayfield 'Definitely' in Play for Browns at No. 1 | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
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Leighton Vander Esch Is More Than the Stuff of NFL Draft Folklore - The Ringer
Prized NFL prospects don’t typically hail from tiny Riggins, Idaho. Enter Vander Esch, the Paul Bunyan of this draft class—and the most unlikely story entering the 2018 first round.
Josh Rosen Not Concerned by Draft Stock: 'I've Always Been the No. 2 Guy' | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
Quarterback Josh Rosen isn't losing any sleep over potentially not being the No. 1 pick in the 2018 NFL draft. Appearing on Tuesday's episode of Up To The Minute on the NFL Network, Rosen said he "has always been the No...
Thorn | 2018 NFL Draft OL Rankings
After finishing up the last of my film study on the 2018 OL draft class, here are my top 5 tackles, guards, and centers, followed by my top 10 overall list. This class is much stronger on the interior, so I wanted to make sure to cover at least 5 tackles before going deeper on the interior. Before we get started, a