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Giants draft Oregon DL Jordon Riley with 243rd pick


With the 243rd pick in the 2023 NFL Draft, the New York Giants selected Oregon defensive lineman Jordon Riley.

As A Senior (2022)

Started all 13 games for the Ducks in final season of eligibility … Finished with 21 total tackles (seven solo), 1.5 tackles for loss, half a sack and one pass breakup … At least one tackle in 12 of 13 games with six mult-tackle performances … Played 331 snaps on defense and 70 on special teams … Earned an 82.4 tackling grade from Pro Football Focus, third-best among Oregon defenders … vs. No. 12 BYU (Sept. 17): Assisted on a sack in Oregon's top-15 win … at Washington State (Sept. 24): Made three tackles and a TFL in the Ducks' comeback victory in Pullman … vs. No. 10 Utah (Nov. 19): Matched season-high with three tackles and broke up a pass.

As A Junior at Nebraska (2021)

Academic All-Big Ten

Saw action in 10 games, recording seven tackles and one TFL … An Academic All-Big Ten selection … vs. Fordham (Sept. 4): Made a season-high three tackles (two solo) while recording 0.5 TFLs … Played a season-high 13 snaps and earned an overall grade of 85.7 according to Pro Football Focus … vs. Northwestern (Oct. 2): Finished with two stops, including a half tackle for loss in the win.

As A Junior at Nebraska (2020)

Played in six games in his first season at Nebraska … at No. 15 Northwestern (Nov. 7): Made his debut in a Cornhusker uniform and recorded one tackle.

As A Sophomore at Garden City Community College (2019)

Spent one season at Garden City CC, appearing in nine games … Finished with 26 tackles, two sacks and 3.5 TFLs … A leader on a Garden City defense that limited opponents to 289.0 yards of total offense and 125.0 rushing yards per game.

As a Freshman at North Carolina (2017 & 2018)

Utilized a redshirt in 2018 during his second season as a Tar Heel … Played in five games as a true freshman in 2017, finishing the year with six tackles … vs. Duke (Sept. 23): Recorded a career-high four tackles in his collegiate debut.

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