The last time the Giants held the fourth pick was 2004. They drafted Philip Rivers and traded him in a package for Eli Manning.
What will 2020 bring?
The 2019 regular season came to a close on Sunday, and the draft order for the 20 non-playoff teams is set. The Giants, who finished 4-12, will pick fourth on April 23 in Las Vegas. Here is a look at the current order:
18. Dolphins (via Steelers)
19. Raiders (via Bears)
20. Jaguars (via Rams)
A look back at notable fourth overall selections in the NFL Draft
WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE NO. 4 PICK
Last time Giants picked No. 4: They obtained Manning in a trade for Rivers (whom the Giants had taken with the 4th pick), the Giants' 2004 3rd-round pick, and 2005 first and 5th-round selections. The Giants have picked fourth overall two other times: HB Paul Page (1949) and T Ed Widseth (1937).
First pick by Giants past four years: QB Daniel Jones (No. 6), RB Saquon Barkley (No. 2), TE Evan Engram (No. 23), CB Eli Apple (No. 10)
Previous four picks at No. 4: DE Clelin Ferrell (Raiders), Denzel Ward (Browns), RB Leonard Fournette (Jaguars), RB Ezekiel Elliott (Cowboys).
Hall of Famers taken at No. 4: QB Otto Graham (1944), HB Gale Sayers (1965), QB Bob Griese (1967), DT Joe Greene (1969), G John Hannah (1973), RB Walter Payton (1975), DL Dan Hampton (1979), DB Kenny Easley (1981), DE/LB Chris Doleman (1985), LB Derrick Thomas (1989), OT Jonathan Ogden (1996).
2020 NFL Draft dates: The 85th NFL Draft will take place on April 23-25, 2020 on the Las Vegas Strip.