Giants Sign First-Round QB Daniel Jones, Wrap Up Draft Class

     

The New York Giants have signed first-round QB Daniel Jones to a four-year rookie contract, according to Ian Rapoport.

The Giants have now officially wrapped up their draft class:

Pick Round Player Pos. College Note
6. 1. Daniel Jones QB Duke Signed
17. 1. Dexter Lawrence DT Clemson Signed
30. 1. Deandre Baker CB Georgia Signed
95. 3. Oshane Ximines LB Old Dominion Signed
108. 4. Julian Love DB Notre Dame Signed
143. 5. Ryan Connelly LB Wisconsin Signed
171. 5. Darius Slayton WR Auburn Signed
180. 6. Corey Ballentine DB Washington Signed
232. 7. George Asafo-Adjei OT Kentucky Signed
245. 7. Chris Slayton DT Syracuse Signed

Jones, 21, was selected by the Giants with the No. 6 overall pick. He was considered one of the best available quarterbacks. He was the second QB selected behind Kyler Murray.

According to OverTheCap.com, Jones receives a four-year, $25,664,056 rookie contract that includes $16,684,768 signing bonus. 

During his college career at Duke, Jones threw for, 8,201 yards while completing 59.9 percent of his passes to go along with 52 touchdowns and 29 interceptions over the course of 36 games and three seasons.

 

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