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Top 10 New York Giants Draft Steals of All Time

#10 - Kent Graham, QB - 1992, 8th round, 211th overall

Remembered for his 1998 beatdown of the undefeated 13-0 Denver Broncos and finished the season 5-1 as a starter.

 

#9 - Dave Meggett, RB - 1989, 5th round, 132nd overall

His 3,708 punt return yards are currently the second most in NFL history.

 

 

#8 - Charles Way, RB - 1995, 6th round, 206th overall

Way's breakout year was in 1997. Given the starting halfback job after Rodney Hampton went down with an injury, Way made the most of his opportunity, rushing for 696 yards and gaining 1,001 all purpose yards, and scored five touchdowns (four rushing).

 

 

#7 - Billy Ard, OL - 1981, 8th round, 221st overall

Staple on the Giants offensive line from 1981 - 1988 and won Super Bowl XXI in 1986.

 

 

 

#6 - Lionel Manuel, WR - 1984, 7th round, 171st overall

Manuel spent his entire career with the Giants (1984–1990), including the XXI Giants Super Bowl Team. His peak performance was during the 1988 season, when he caught 65 passes for 1,029 yards and scored four touchdowns.

 

 

#5 - David Diehl, OL - 2003, 5th round, 160th overall

A two-time Super Bowl Champion and 2009 Pro Bowler, spending all 11 of his professional years with Big Blue.

 

#4 - Brandon Jacobs, RB - 2005, 4th round, 110th overall

Finished his career with the most rushing touchdowns in New York Giants history (60) and a two-time Super Bowl Champion.

 

#3 - Justin Tuck, DE - 2005, 3rd round, 74th overall

A two-time Pro Bowler and Super Bowl champion

 

#2 - Jessie Armstead, LB - 1993, 8th round, 207th overall

Armstead was a five-time Pro Bowler, elected between 1997 and 2001. Armstead had 752 career tackles with forty sacks and 12 interceptions.

 

#1 - Ahmad Bradshaw, RB - 2007, 7th round, 250th overall

Rushed for over 1,000 yards twice and won 2 Super Bowls. Became Eli Manning's best pass blocker and the team's emotional leader. Not bad for a guy not even projected to make the team.

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