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New York Giants news, 3/4: Offensive tackle at No. 4? Orleans Darkwa comeback? More headlines

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Sando’s Combine Notebook: A GM projects the first 10 picks of the draft – The Athletic

In this subscription only piece a GM tells Mike Sand “The Giants will take on offensive lineman.” His choice? Andrew Thomas of Georgia.

Valentine’s View: Unless they win the bidding war for Tennessee Titans’ right tackle Jack Conklin I have to agree that the choice will be an offensive tackle. I disagree that it will be Thomas. My money would be on Mekhi Becton of Louisville or Tristan Wirfs of Iowa.

Nine Things I Learned At The 2020 NFL Scouting Combine - RealGM Analysis

Jeff Risdon writes that after his time in Indianapolis he he “very confident that the Giants are zeroed in on the awesome offensive tackle class with their first pick at No. 4.”

Ideal Free-Agent (and Draft) Gifts for Baker, Lamar and NFL's Neediest Young QBs | Bleacher Report

Mike Tanier says Daniel Jones needs a “go-to target” and suggests drafting Alabama wide receiver Jerry Jeudy.

Ideal Landing Spots for the Stars of the NFL Scouting Combine | Bleacher Report

If the Giants don’t get an offensive tackle at No. 4, could Ezra Cleveland of Boise State be the player to target on Day 2?

Former Giants RB Orleans Darkwa eyeing return to NFL; New York reunion could be on the table -

A Darkwa comeback would certainly be a nice story. He has been out of the league since 2017, though, so making an NFL roster has to be considered a longshot.

Quick Takes: Three Post Combine Thoughts

Patricia Traina weighs in.

NFL Draft 2020: Why Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons is an ideal fit for Giants at No. 4 pick -

Simmons fits what Patrick Graham apparently wants to do. Still, offensive line might be a bigger priority.

Former Giants punter shows class to thief who stole his Super Bowl ring | Sporting News

2020 NFL free agency: Cowboys head teams with most at stake -

The Giants aren’t on this list, but two other NFC East teams are.

Miami Dolphins with interest in several players with Patriots ties | Miami Herald

What is interesting about this is many of the players mentioned are also guys the Giants could pursue. Which makes sense with both Miami coach Brian Flores and Giants coach Joe Judge coming from New England.

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