Originally posted on Giants Football Blog  |  Last updated 12/13/11
There’s only two things that’s going to keep Jason Pierre-Paul out of next month’s Pro Bowl: the Giants making it to the Super Bowl or him missing his flight to Hawaii. The kid who played about 15 minutes of football before he got to TIMEX has come a long way. The Giants chose the raw 6’5″, 278-lb wunderkind out of South Florida with the 15th overall selection in the 2010 NFL Draft and have been patiently watching as his raw power and talent rounds out into sheer brilliance on the football field. Our man over at CapitalNewYork.com, Greg Hanlon featured the 22-year-old DE, who excelled in the Giants’ 37-34 victory over Dallas Sunday night…. Where to begin when singing the praises of the 22-year-old whose Twitter handle is @DatBoyJPP? How about at the end, when he muscled his way past Cowboys blockers and propelled his 6-foot-5 inch frame skyward, reaching just high enough to get a hand on Dallas’ game-tying field goal attempt? It was an emblematic moment on a night where Pierre-Paul repeatedly
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