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Giants, 1st-round WR Kadarius Toney agree to rookie deal (Report)

The Giants have agreed to a rookie offer with large receiver Kadarius Toney, who they drafted in the first spherical out of Florida.

And just like that, the Giants have wrapped up the agreement agreements for every of their six 2021 draft picks.

NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero experiences Big Blue has agreed to a entirely certain 4-year, $13.7 million offer with large receiver Kadarius Toney. The Giants drafted Toney in the first spherical out of Florida following investing again from No. eleven to twenty total.

The Giants previously agreed to 4-year offers with 2nd-spherical edge rusher Azeez Ojulari, third-spherical cornerback Aaron Robinson, fourth-spherical edge rusher Elerson Smith, sixth-spherical operating again Gary Brightwell, and sixth-spherical cornerback Rodarius Williams.

Toney was not present to commence Giants OTAs — the simple fact a agreement agreement was not reportedly in spot could’ve been the cause for this.

Kadarius’ offer will naturally be the most high-priced amid the team’s 2021 draft picks, given the simple fact he was a first-rounder. Ojulari’s rookie agreement is really worth $six.77 million more than 4 a long time.

In the system of drafting Toney, the Giants been given a 2021 fifth-rounder together with first- and fourth-spherical alternatives in 2022 through the Bears. Chicago moved up 9 spots to draft Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields.

The Giants then packaged that fifth-spherical decision (No. 164 total) with their authentic third-spherical decide on (No. seventy six) in a offer with Denver to go up to No. seventy one and draft Aaron Robinson out of Central Florida.

Toney is envisioned to be just one of the offense’s top rated targets and present very important help in the growth of youthful quarterback Daniel Jones. His pace, elusiveness, and versatility can make him a very productive slot receiver and furthermore guide to him seeing reps in the return video game.

For the duration of his collegiate tenure with the Gators, Kadarius returned fifteen total kicks for 324 yards (21.six yards for every return) together with 13 punts for 147 yards (eleven.three yards for every return) and a landing.