I thought for sure that the New York Giants would draft David Njoku instead of Evan Engram with the 23rd
They’ve relied heavily on their multifaceted passing attack with Odell Beckham Jr., Sterling Shepard, Victor Cruz and Eli Manning, but the past two games have showed that the run game may be picking up steam and at quite a good time.
The new season is well underway now and many rookies are starting their careers at the highest level with differing degrees of success.
If last year’s 52-49 offensive showcase, in which the Saints came out on top in the Superdome, is any indication of how today’s rematch between the New York Giants and New Orleans Saints will be a real treat.
The New York Giants finally did what they failed to do for most of last season: Finish games. Eli Manning tossed the go-ahead score to Victor Cruz with 6 minutes left as the Giants edged out the Dallas Cowboys, 20-19 at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas.
What would typically be a thrilling matchup down in “Big D” between two of the better quarterbacks in the NFL is now reduced to a “David vs. Goliath” storyline for rookie Dak Prescott. Prescott did perform well in the preseason, but to expect him to come out and compete right away, regardless of the defense he’s facing, would be too much to ask.