Giants select Saquon Barkley in Todd McShay's latest mock draft
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By Dan Benton

The 2018 NFL Combine in Indianapolis has officially come and gone, and as a result of the performances, there’s been a shakeup in the mock drafts of most experts.

One such shakeup came by way of ESPN’s Todd McShay, who released version 3.0 of his mock draft on Wednesday. And with the No. 2 overall pick, he now has the New York Giants selecting Penn State running back Saquon Barkley.

2. New York Giants

Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State*

The Giants could go a lot of different directions here. If they are really looking to win now with Eli Manning at QB, then they should take the best player in the draft, Barkley. Give Manning a running game and a little more pass protection (via free agency or later in the draft) and Giants fans would argue they are a playoff team. Bradley Chubb and Quenton Nelson are in play here as well. And New York could also get a sweet offer to move back for a team looking to jump up and take a QB.

Previously, McShay had the Giants going with UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen at No. 2, but after Barkley’s remarkable combine performance, it’s no surprise to see a change at the...



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