2011 NFL Draft Results: 5 Reasons Prince Amukamara Makes Sense for NY Giants

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2011 NFL Draft Results: 5 Reasons Prince Amukamara Makes Sense for NY Giants
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The New York Giants surprised experts by picking Prince Amukamara with the No. 19 pick in the 2011 NFL draft.

Amukamara is in the top tier in cornerbacks in the draft class, along with Patrick Peterson and Jimmy Smith.

Amukamara has proven that he can play a physical NFL style of cornerback, he effectively jammed receivers off the line and should be able to adjust well to bump-and-run coverage.

Amukamara will also contribute to the run defense.  He identifies runs quickly and contains the outside and slips off receiver blocks easily.

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