The Odell Beckham commerce provides the Giants much more ammunition heading into the draft. They might use their further picks to maneuver up and seize Kyler Murray.
It’s an open secret that the New York Giants want to search out their quarterback of the long run this offseason. That’s why many NFL mock drafts have them pegged to take Dwayne Haskins with the No. 6 total decide. Common Supervisor Dave Gettleman’s current resolution to commerce Odell Beckham Jr. to the Browns many up a special path for the franchise.
Now the Giants have further draft picks they will use to maneuver up and down the board in Spherical 1. Particularly, it opens up the chance that New York can transfer as much as decide the highest quarterback on their draft board. It’s fairly attainable that participant is Kyler Murray.
The Giants are sending a wholesome quantity of personnel to look at the previous Oklahoma sign caller’s professional day, however additionally they plan to satisfy with Murray individually after his on-field work. That sends a transparent sign that Gettleman and his entrance workplace haven’t dominated out the opportunity of making a giant transfer for Murray.
If the Giants do wish to come away with Murray, they might have to maneuver all the way in which as much as No. 1 to ensure they get their man. The Cardinals presently personal that decide and have been strongly linked with Murray as nicely. Arizona drafted Josh Rosen within the first spherical of final 12 months’s draft, however the arrival of Kliff Kingsbury as their head coach might portend a fast altering of the guard on the quarterback place.
Apparently, Kingsbury, Cardinals GM Steve Keim and group proprietor Steve Bidwell have all elected to move on Murray’s professional day solely. Different entrance workplace personnel will watch the exercise, but it surely’s uncommon for a group to not ship their prime brass to look at a participant they’re contemplating drafting No. 1 total. Alternatively, this might simply be a smoke display screen designed by the Cardinals to masks their present intentions.
On the very least, it’s secure to imagine that the Giants will sound the Cardinals out about what it’d take to maneuver as much as the No. 1. There’s nothing extra necessary for Gettleman and firm than ensuring they arrive out of this draft with the best quarterback to construct round for the long run. In the event that they actually imagine Murray is considerably higher than Haskins, they gained’t hesitate to pay the value to ensure they will choose him.