A New Hope: Questions For Hakeem Nicks

Greg SmithContributor IMay 14, 2009

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 27:  Hakeem Nicks #88 of the North Carolina Tar Heels runs with the ball against the West Virginia Mountaineers during the Meineke Car Care Bowl on December 27, 2008 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Hakeem Nicks

    So, obviously there are high expectations coming to New York. In addition to that, people are expecting you to step into the shoes of Amani Toomer and Plaxico Burress.  In a word, are you feeling more anxious, proud, excited, determined or something else?

What kind of contribution do you think you will be making this year?

In years to come?

If you had to guess, who is going to be the number one receiver for the Giants this year?

The best receiver combinations have shown a strong connection between receiver and quarterback. What is your impression of Eli so far, and how well do you think you will be connecting with him on and off the field?

How long will it be until you are ready to make a significant contribution to this receiving corps?

Which team do you think the Giants will struggle with the most?

Which  corner-back do you think you are going to have the most trouble with?
How well are you meshing with the veteran players and the management?

09 predictions for the New York Giants?