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Giants Trade Eli Apple to Saints for Draft Picks

The Giants will receive a fourth-round 2019 draft pick and a seventh-round pick in 2020 in exchange for Apple.

The New York Giants traded cornerback Eli Apple to the New Orleans Saints, the team announced Tuesday

In exchange for Apple, New Orleans sent the Giants a fourth-round 2019 pick and seventh-round pick in 2020.

The Saints were reportedly in the market for a cornerback, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

This season, Apple started all five games he has played in. Apple has broken up five passes, while recording 22 tackles and one fumble recovery.

New York selected Apple with 10th overall pick in the 2016 draft out of Ohio State.