Five news items to start your day (5/5)

Posted May 5, 2014

Get caught up with the latest Big Blue happenings

1. Mayock on NYG. NFL Network analyst and former defensive back Mike Mayock, who played for the Giants from 1982-1983, held a conference call late last week to preview the 2014 NFL Draft. With the main event days away, pulled out some highlights from the session with reporters.

2. Mock Draft Tracker. Stay updated on which players the biggest names in the business are projecting the Giants to take at No. 12 and beyond in our latest mock draft tracker.

3. Draft Cap. When the NFL’s newest stars take the stage at the site of next week’s draft, they will be wearing a New Era hat that produces a special visual effect when photographed with a camera phone. The official cap of the 2014 NFL Draft (May 8-10) features a unique visor design with gray, screen-printed team logos and word marks on a highly reflective surface, according to the New Era website.

4. Draft Night Live. "Giants First and 10: Draft Night Live" is set to air Thursday, May 8, on MSG and Here is our full slate of draft coverage.
5. ICYMI. Giants general manager Jerry Reese held his annual pre-draft press conference at the Quest Diagnostics. Here are five takeaways leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft.