Now that they're done kissing the Lombardi trophy, all the New York Giants are left with is poor draft position. The knowledge that their first-round pick will be a second-round talent can at least be alleviated with shiny rings.
Despite their status as the NFL's defending champs, the Giants have plenty of holes to fill, most notably on their high-powered offense. They enter this draft equipped with spare picks and a disgruntled star who could end up as possible trade bait.
The departures of Brandon Jacobs and Mario Manningham as well as the injuries to Jake Ballard and Travis Beckum have left the Giants with a clear path through the 2012 NFL draft. The formerly pressing need for a new linebacker has been lifted by the acquisition of Keith Rivers with a fifth-round pick.
What follows is a full seven-round mock. In Reese we Trust.