So, it is not surprising to see an unusual amount of high-impact rookies on the Giants' roster compared to other NFL teams.
This year, despite their weakened position as the Super Bowl champion picking last in the first round, the expectations remained high.
David Wilson, Rueben Randle and Jayron Hosley. Picks like that kept Giants faithful optimistic that a stacked veteran team would be even deeper and stronger.
So far, the Giants' 2012 high-profile rookies have been unimpressive, doing little to make a dent in the lineup. But a few wild cards continue to push on and wait for their chance.
Here's a quick look at the Giants' top rookies four weeks into the season.