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Travis Beckum-Scouting Report

Here is Travis Beckum’s scouting report from draftcountdown.com: Strengths: Excellent athleticism…Great speed and quickness with a burst…Long arms…Very soft hands…Terrific body control and ball skills…Good leaper…Smooth and runs good routes…Can get down the seam and stretch the field vertically…Shows some elusiveness after the catch and runs hard…Will work the middle and catch the ball in […]

Ramses Barden Scouting Report

Here is Ramses Barden’s scouting report from draftcountdown.com: Strengths: Great height and outstanding bulk…Excellent athleticism…Real strong and physical…Good leaper with terrific ball skills…Runs with some power…Has a nose for the endzone…Decent blocker…Intelligent with solid intangibles..Extremely productive  and was dominant at his level.  Weaknesses: Does not have great timed speed…Isn’t real quick or sudden…Has room to […]

Beatty Scouting Report

Here is the scouting report on William Beatty from draftcountdown.com: Strengths: Terrific size with a large frame…Excellent athleticism…Light on his feet…Real quick and agile…Terrific footwork…Mobile enough to pull and get to the second level…Slides well laterally…Outstanding balance…Redirects well…Does a real nice job of sustaining his blocks…Superb pass blocker with the ability to handle speed off […]

Clint Sintim Scouting Report

Here is the scouting report on Sintim from draftcountdown.com: Strengths: Excellent size…Long arms…Good athlete…Fantastic pass rusher and blitzer…Good strength…Tough…Physical…A powerful tackler…Looks comfortable in coverage…Does a nice job of taking on and shedding blockers…Decent range…Aggressive with a non-stop motor…Makes plays in pursuit…Solid instincts…Is intense and competitive…Offers some versatility…Productive…Has a lot of experience…A team leader.  Weaknesses: Relatively […]

Nicks Scouting Report

Here is Hakeem Nicks’ Scouting report from Draftcountdown.com: Strengths: Ideal height and bulk with long arms…Excellent route runner…Has big, strong, reliable hands…Plucks the ball out of the air and can make the difficult catch…Great body control and ball skills…Aggressive and is a decent leaper…Good balance and agility…Tough, strong and physical…Will work the middle of the […]

Giants To Host Speedy Receiver:

From ProFootballTalk.com Abilene Christian wide receiver and kick returner Johnny Knox is scheduled to visit the New York Giants next week, according to a league source. Knox, who was clocked between 4.29 and 4.34 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the NFL scouting combine, has previously visited the Houston Texans. At the combine, the 6?0, […]

Giants Interested in Covington?

From Pro Football Talk:   Remember this name:  Maurice Covington. The Giants already know that that’s the name of a former Virginia receiver who was snubbed by the folks who run the Scouting Combine. They’re bringing him to town for a visit. On Thursday, Covington turned in a 40-inch vertical leap at the Virginia Pro Day workout, […]

Giants on the Verge of Landing LB Boley

UPDATE(3:36 EST): Boley is officially a Giant. The deal is five years, $25 million with $11 million guarenteed. (via New York Daily News). According to multiple media outlets, the Giants are on the verge of signing linebacker Michael Boley to a deal. The deal, according to the reports, would be a five year contract worth […]

Reese Says He’d Take Troubled WR Burress Back in 2009

One of the more interesting talks on Saturday at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis was that of Giants GM Jerry Reese, who spoke about troubled wide out Plaxico Burress. Reese says he wants Burress back in a G-Men uni next season, but is not sure if it will happen. “I hope he’s motivated, but […]

Early Draft Thoughts

With the Senior Bowl getting underway, I thought it was time to brainstorm what positions the Giants should target in April’s draft. As the draft gets closer, Giants Gab will be your Giants Draft Central, with news, rumors, scouting reports, and mock drafts. Until then, here’s a quick brainstorm. RECEIVER: Even if Plax comes back, […]