Found April 26, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
With the 19th overall pick, the New York Giants selected Syracuse tackle Justin Pugh. Giants general Manager said he could not pass up on the 6-foot-4, 301-pound tackle who is very versatile. “Terrific football player,” Reese said. “We think he is really versatile. 
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  • I like this pick becuse some of our O Line is getting older. Even though Eli was rarely sacked last season it's important to infuse new blood into the line.
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