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Its supposed to be a look into the Giant's war room on draft day. Premiers tonight, after the game. Could be interesting.
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Thanks for the reminder.
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Maybe rick can watch it I really think we have one of the worst GM in the league
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"The Guard... He might be not up here... Definitely go pretty soon... I'd be shocked if he doesn't". -- Mark Ross, Director of College Scouting/Responsible for running the Giant's draft/Sets up, organizes the team's draft board

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"The Guard... He might be not up here... Definitely go pretty soon... I'd be shocked if he doesn't". -- Mark Ross, Director of College Scouting/Responsible for running the Giant's draft/Sets up, organizes the team's draft board

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Zack Martin?
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No, that quote was from before the second round, the day after they'd selected ODB,Jr.
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Who was it?
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I think it was XSF. Could have been Bitonio, but he was worked out at T/G/C. X would be the guy they would refer to as "the Guard" at the top of the 2nd, imo.
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I think it was XSF. Could have been Bitonio, but he was worked out at T/G/C. X would be the guy they would refer to as "the Guard" at the top of the 2nd, imo.
Thanks. I didn't catch the show so I was a bit lost.
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Thanks. I didn't catch the show so I was a bit lost.
Oh, yeah, it was a mostly irrelevant little comment made before day 2 started. Just something I noticed.
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Oh, yeah, it was a mostly irrelevant little comment made before day 2 started. Just something I noticed.
So have they shown how the draft board is built and who makes the calls on draft day....

...it's probably too early in the series for that huh?
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So have they shown how the draft board is built and who makes the calls on draft day....

...it's probably too early in the series for that huh?
They've said this: Mark Ross, Director of College Scouting is responsible for running the Giant's draft and Sets up, organizes the team's draft board.

The room is small and reportedly always calm. Scouts get a chance to talk about their guy. It appeared to be very collaborative. They did not address a Head Coach vs. GM disagreement/decision. Their stated philosophy is BPA.

There was an instance, in the 4th I think, where the room was between two players. The Director of College Scouting told the group that player #2 would still be on the board in the 5th. They went with that. He was, so they got both guys.

By the time the draft comes around, they've done a number of run-throughs so everyone is pretty chilled.
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