Giants Rookie Rueben Randle is expected to contribute right away.
The New York Giants were thrilled when wide receiver Rueben Randle out of LSU was still available for them at the end of the second round in this years draft. In fact, the team debated taking him in the first round before they decided to go with running back David Wilson. So, needless to say, General Manager Jerry Reese was thrilled to get Randle with the 63rd pick of the draft. Giants Director of College Scouting Marc Ross further elaborated on the team’s position on the Randle pick:
“I really didn’t think there was a chance we were going to get him,” Ross said. “He was one of those where, at the end of the night, you said, ‘He’s going to be one of the first few guys taken at the top of the [second] round.’ It’s very surprising that he was still there.’’
So far, Randle been a pleasant surprise throughout the team’s offseason workouts. Yesterday, Head Coach Tom Coughlin offered some very promising analysis on what he