With more than two months to go before the Giants make their selections in this year's NFL draft, fans will find themselves studying college players and reviewing mock drafts to find out how the team plans to improve.
Jerry Reese, New York's respected general manager, and a number of scouts and other decision-makers will gather to try to gain the best talent they can. With the team's recent cap-cutting measures, young, inexpensive talent will be crucial, especially first-round picks. Reese has shown a knack for picking the right players, but how has the franchise done historically?
Pretty well, actually. The team has taken three players who wound up in Canton in the first round of the draft, and at least one more who will inevitably join them. Here, we'll recap the top five first-round picks the New York Giants ever made.