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A Look Behind New York Giants Draft Picks' Jersey Numbers

Let's dive into the history of the new jersey number assignments for the 11-member draft class.

They all have a name. And now the 11-member Giants draft class has a number. So let's take a look at the numbers assignments and dive into some history behind each.

Apr 28, 2022; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux reacts after being selected as the fifth overall pick to the New York Giants during the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft at the NFL Draft Theater.
Apr 28, 2022; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Alabama offensive tackle Evan Neal after being selected as the seventh overall pick to the New York Giants during the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft at the NFL Draft Theater.
UK junior wide receiver Wan Dale Robinson at the UK media day.
Dec 30, 2021; Charlotte, NC, USA; South Carolina Gamecocks defensive end Jordan Burch (3) tries to evade North Carolina Tar Heels offensive lineman Joshua Ezeudu (75) during the second quarter at Bank of America Stadium.
Oct 3, 2020; Nashville, Tennessee, USA; LSU Tigers cornerback Cordale Flott (25) tips a pass causing Vanderbilt Commodores wide receiver Chris Pierce (19) to drop it in the end zone during the second half at Vanderbilt Stadium.
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Iowa defensive back Dane Belton (4) reacts after a stop during a NCAA Big Ten Conference football game against Minnesota, Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021, at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa.
Sep 18, 2021; Bloomington, Indiana, USA; Indiana Hoosiers linebacker Micah McFadden (47) recovers a fumble during the second quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Memorial Stadium.
ASU defensive lineman D.J. Davidson (98) warms up during practice in Tempe August 18, 2019.
Dec 30, 2021; Charlotte, NC, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels offensive lineman Marcus McKethan (73) back in pass blocking as quarterback Sam Howell (7) takes the snap during the first quarter at Bank of America Stadium.
Dec 31, 2021; Arlington, Texas, USA; Cincinnati Bearcats linebacker Darrian Beavers (0) celebrates a sack against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the second quarter during the 2021 Cotton Bowl college football CFP national semifinal game at AT&T Stadium.

 

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