By Ryan Dunleavy | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
Ryan Dunleavy | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
1. ROUND (2): QB Sam Darnold, USC
If the Giants Darnold, Saquon Barkley and defensive end have Bradley Chubb to choose from, Gettleman will feel like a kid in a toy store around Christmas: So many good choices, how could you go wrong?
Of course Gettleman will have to rely on that – to borrow one of his words – "conviction". The same child in a toy store can also be overcome by indecision and fear of failure if you get too many desirable options.
Darnold is closest to Eli Manning among the quarterbacks in the draft: From his unwavering team-first personality the way through his excessive number of giveaways (20 in his last 20 games). He's only 20 years old, so he sits behind Manning for a whole season ̵
1; the old-school way of maintaining a quarterback – is no big deal.
Other considerations / Just Missed
Other Consideration (QBs only): Josh Rosen UCLA; Josh Allen, Wyoming
Just Missing: Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma