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Posted: July 10 2019,08:43

fifth pick of draft"The New York Giants selected cornerback Julian Love in Round 4 of the 2019 NFL Draft on Saturday Color Rush Christopher Slayton Jersey , 108th overall. Love, from Notre Dame, was one of two cornerbacks remaining on our Big Board who had second-round grades.Love, 5-foot-10 3/4, 195 pounds, projects best as a slot corner. Per Dane Brugler of The Athletic in his annual draft guide:Loveís reaction to being selected by the Giants:Love was a consensus All-American in his final year at Notre Dame Youth Christopher Slayton Jersey , during which he recorded 63 tackles, 16 passes defensed, three fumble recoveries and one interception. With Love, 30th overall pick Deandre Baker and 2018 Supplemental Draft selection Sam Beal the Giants will have three first-year cornerbacks.SB Nationís Notre Dame website, One Foot Down, expressed surprise that Love was not selected during the draftís first two days:In a conference call shortly after the selection was announced Womens Christopher Slayton Jersey , Love was asked what he brings to the Giants:ďI think Iím a pretty physical player, I donít shy away from contact at all. If anything, I show a lot of effort, Iím a smart player and I make plays,Ē Love said. ďThatís what Iíve done my whole life and Iím excited to do that going forward. Iím just going to continue to be a playmaker.ĒThe pick is the first of six the Giants are scheduled to have on the final day of the draft. Below, what the Giants have done thus far.Giants draft picks Round 1 (No. 6) -- Daniel Jones Color Rush Julian Love Jersey , QB, Duke Round 1 (No. 17) -- Dexter Lawrence, DL, ClemsonRound 1 (No. 30) ó Deandre Baker, CB, GeorgiaRound 3 (No. 95) -- Oshane Ximines Youth Julian Love Jersey , EDGE, Old DominionRound 4 (No. 108) ó Julian Love, CB, Notre DameRound 5 (No. 143) --Round 5 (No. 171) --Round 6 (No. 180) -- Round 7 (No. 232) -- Round 7 (No. 245) -- Grade the pickHow do you think the Giants did with this selection? Let us know by grading the pick in the poll below. The New York Giants have waived former first-round draft pick Ereck Flowers and signed tackle Brian Mihalik off their practice squad to replace him.The team announced the moves Tuesday, a day after coach Pat Shurmur said Flowers would either be traded or waived within 24 hours.Flowers was the ninth pick overall in the 2015 draft. He never lived up to expectations. The Miami product was moved from left to right tackle this season after free agent Nate Solder was signed. He ended up losing that job to Chad Wheeler after two games.The Giants, who face the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday night Womens Julian Love Jersey , also signed kicker Marshall Koehn to their practice squad. Placekicker Aldrick Rosas has a sore quad and his status for Thursday is uncertain.Shurmur said Tuesday that Rosas' injury is improving.Mihalik played in 15 games for the Detroit Lions in 2017, starting twice. He has been on the Giants practice squad since Sept. 13.Koehn was with the Giants from Jan. 1 until his release on Sept. 1. He has played in one NFL game, for Cincinnati at Jacksonville on Nov. 5. He made his only extra point attempt, and had one touchback on two kickoffs.
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