Duke quarterback Daniel Jones poses with his new jersey after a New York Giants comparison Jones in a initial turn during a NFL football draft, Thursday in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
New York Giants indispensable a quarterback, and caused a tiny frenzy with their NFL breeze pick.
The Giants took Duke quarterback Daniel Jones, who has schooled underneath Blue Devils manager David Cutcliffe — a same male who tutored Peyton and Eli Manning.
The startle was how high a pick, a tip 10 collect during 6th overall.
Rapper Joe Budden had a thread of tweets with profanity, though a video of his greeting with him even descending to a building went viral.
Some fans looked like they might start crying.
Even sports media left it to a fans to doubt a choice.
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The usually other Duke actor in 31 years to be taken in a initial turn was ensure Laken Tomlinson, who went to Detroit with a 28th altogether collect 4 years ago.
Jones was deliberate an alien to go in a opening turn until recently, and a Giants clearly feel he can do some some-more training underneath Eli Manning, who is 38 years aged and entering a final year on his contract, before holding over as their vigilance caller.
At 6-foot-5, Jones has a support of an NFL slot passer though is also gallant to tuck a round and run.
Jones finished scarcely 60 percent of his passes while throwing for 8,201 yards and 52 touchdowns in 3 seasons as a starter. He threw for 5 TDs and rushed for another in a play victory.
He also had a span of 100-yard rushing performances and surfaced a 90-yard symbol 3 other times while orchestrating a run-pass options in Duke’s offense. He rolled adult 186 yards on a belligerent opposite North Carolina in November.
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Jones was a MVP of a Senior Bowl.
Jones pronounced final month: “Something that we take a lot of honour in is my toughness, my ability to be physically and mentally tough, we consider that’s vicious to being a good quarterback.”