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Reese Leads Off With Home Run

Photo: AP/Bill Kostroun

By now you know that Jerry Reese made a smashing debut in the 2007 draft, where seven of his eight draft picks played significant roles as the Giants captured the Super Bowl title. While we're all well aware of this fact, TGI decided to take a closer look at exactly how and why Reese's rookie draft was such a success.

Of course, the humble Reese refused to take any credit for any of it. "Our scouts did a real nice job of identifying the super class of rooks who came right in and filled some holes for us," Reese told TGI. "Our coaches also did a tremendous job getting them ready to play and they made strong contributions to our Super Bowl run. Hopefully we can duplicate that same kind of production in this year... Recommended Stories