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UNIT GRADES
Ben Reiter
September 01, 2008
SI.com's NFL personnel expert Michael Lombardi evaluates the Giants' units.
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September 01, 2008

Unit Grades

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SI.com's NFL personnel expert Michael Lombardi evaluates the Giants' units.

QB B
Manning will build off playoffs; expect bigger and better things.

RB A
Deep and talented unit with Jacobs and Ahmad Bradshaw.

WR B-
Led the NFL in drops in '07; need consistency around Burress.

TE C
Jeremy Shockey's exit hurts pass game; Boss must progress.

OL A
Not many household names, but deep unit can block and protect.

DL B
Foundation of Super Bowl run must plug major holes.

LB C+
Pierce is a difference-maker, team leader and coach on field.

DB C
Rookie Phillips's emergence would add speed and youth.

ST B
Postseason run proved Tynes can make tough kicks.

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