Everything you need to know about the New York Giants’ draft picks, and which picks were acquired in recent trades, as the 2022 NFL Draft approaches
The 2022 NFL Draft begins a new era for the New York Giants.
April’s draft marks the first NFL Draft overseen by new general manager Joe Schoen and head coach Brian Daboll, and they are armed with plenty of ammunition to set the foundation for a long-overdue rebuild of a roster that has missed the postseason eight of the past nine seasons.
Schoen’s arrival from previously serving as the right-hand man to Buffalo Bills general manager Brandon Beane should offer a departure from former Giants general manager Dave Gettleman’s philosophies and offer a return to positional value-based decisions both during the draft and throughout free agency.
Here’s everything you need to know about the New York Giants’ 2022 NFL Draft
How much time between picks in each round of the 2022 NFL Draft?
Each team will have 10 minutes to make their pick in the first round of the NFL Draft, but that limit reduces as the draft progresses.
In the second round, teams only have seven minutes to make their selection. Finally, teams have five minutes to make each selection in rounds three through six, and only four minutes to make each pick in the seventh round.
What are compensatory picks?
The NFL awards teams “compensatory picks,” when a player’s contract with his new team surpasses the money spent by the team that he left the prior offseason. No team can be awarded more than four compensatory picks in a given draft.
However, the formula the league uses to determine which teams are awarded compensatory picks and in which round they are in has never been made public.
What NFL team has the most picks in the 2022 NFL Draft?
The Jacksonville Jaguars and Kansas City Chiefs each have 12 picks in this year’s NFL Draft, tied for the most among any team.
What are undrafted free agents and when can they be signed?
Players who are eligible for the NFL Draft, but go unchosen during that weekend, are eligible to begin signing with teams immediately after the seventh round comes to an end on NFL Draft weekend.
However, the reality is, that teams and agents begin negotiating with players throughout the seventh round and these deals typically come to light as soon as the draft comes to an end.
How many picks do the New York Giants have in the 2022 NFL Draft?
Be sure to check back with this page frequently, especially in the event that Schoen pulls off a trade to add to the New York Giants’ draft capital.
But, as things currently stand, the New York Giants own nine total draft picks, including two top-10 selections and five of the top-100 picks.
New York Giants’ 2022 NFL Draft picks
- Round 1
No. 5, No. 7 (via Chicago Bears)
- Round 2
- Round 3
No. 67, No. 81
- Round 4
- Round 5
No. 147, No. 173
How to watch the 2022 NFL Draft
- Day 1 (First Round)
- Thursday, April 28 – 8 pm EST
- Day 2 (Second and Third Round)
- Friday, April 29 – 7 pm EST
- Day 3 (Rounds 4 – 7)
- Saturday, April 30 – 12 pm EST
- ESPN Deportes
- NFL Network
For those looking to stream this year’s NFL Draft, check out fuboTV. The streaming service offers Cloud DVR, local channels in most markets, no cancellation fees, and for new users, they are currently offering a free trial for seven days.