In recent years, the New York Giants and New York Jets have been a model of consistency. Arguably the largest market in the NFL, both teams have been in the media spotlight often, especially with the Giants' two Super Bowl wins in 2008 and 2012.
The athletes in New York become well known and are thrust into the limelight. Some of the greatest football players ever to play played in the state for either team. Whether traded, signed or drafted, most players make their name in the city that never sleeps.
The current rosters of the Giants and Jets are mixed with the old generation and the new generation. Some in their prime, some on their way out, and others on the verge of super-stardom.
But who are the top players currently in New York?
This list is based off a player's consistency, impact and performance during his time in New York. Whether he broke onto the scene as a big contributor or has shown an elite consistency year in and year out, these players have shown they are not one of the best in New York, but one of the best in the league.