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Five Rookies We Can't Wait to See During Giants Rookie Minicamp

The Giants rookies hit the field this weekend. Here are five, both drafted and undrafted, we can't wait to see.

The New York Giants walked out of Day 1 of the 2022 NFL Draft with Oregon edge rusher Kayvon Thibodeaux and Alabama offensive tackle Evan Neal, players once considered the top prospects in the draft.

While there is reason to be excited about those two players, Giants general manager Joe Schoen did a great job of adding prospects on Days 2 and 3 of the draft and via undrafted free agency that should be cause for excitement.

But how will these players fit in specific to the schemes being run by the coaches? Let's break it down.

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New York Giants rookie offensive lineman Evan Neal (70) on the field for organized team activities (OTAs) at the training center in East Rutherford on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Neal was a first-round draft pick for the Giants.

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Dec 26, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; New York Giants defensive tackle David Moa (96) looks on during the third quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field.

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Nov 1, 2021; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Chiefs running back Derrick Gore (40) scores a touchdown ahead of New York Giants cornerback Adoree' Jackson (22) during the first half at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium.

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Oregon's Kayvon Thibodeaux enters the stadium for the game against Oregon State on Nov. 27, 2021.
Jan 10, 2022; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide offensive lineman Evan Neal (73) against the Georgia Bulldogs in the 2022 CFP college football national championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Mar 2, 2022; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver Wan'Dale Robinson during the NFL Combine at the Indiana Convention Center.
Nov 26, 2021; Carson, California, USA; San Diego State Aztecs tight end Daniel Bellinger (88) carries the ball against the Boise State Broncos in the second half at Dignity Health Sports Park. San Diego State defeated Boise State 27-16.
Nov 20, 2021; Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, USA; Florida State Seminoles running back Jashaun Corbin (0) runs against the Boston College Eagles during the first half at Alumni Stadium.

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