New York Giants fans react to the selection of Malik Nabers

The New York Giants fanbase is ecstatic about the selection of LSU Wide Receiver Malik Nabers
2024 NFL Draft - Round 1
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The New York Giants selected Malik Nabers sixth overall in the 2024 draft and the fans seemingly love it. The team was hoping to land Drake Maye as their future quarterback however, Nabers was seemingly the top non-quarterback target.

Metlife Stadium Watch Party:

The New York Giants hosted a Draft watch party at the stadium bringing the fans out to celebrate the selection. After an abysmal season, the reaction to Malik Nabers may have been the loudest Metlife Stadium has been in a year.

Bobby Skinner: Talkin Giants Podcast

The host of the most popular New York Giants podcast was fired up about the selection comparing Nabers to fellow LSU Football Alum Odell Beckham Jr. That comparison will be uttered often as the Giants have searched for a weapon of Beckham's caliber ever since trading him.

License Plate Guy: New York Giants super fan

Those who don't follow the New York Giants have likely seen License Plate Guy at Giants home and away games. He has a massive following and his approval of Nabers will build support for Nabers in New York.

Alex Wilson Empire Sports Media:

Jalin Hyatt Giants WR:

Malik Nabers will be paired with young wide receivers Jalin Hyatt and Wan'Dale Robinson on the Giants. Jalin Hyatt showed his excitement on Twitter following the selection as the Giants receiver room gets an Alpha.

Clem Barstool Sports:

Clem may be the most notable fan online of the Giants as the self-proclaimed leader of the Daniel Jones hype circle.

New York Giants fans are thrilled with the selection of Malik Nabers

The reaction online from New York Giants fans makes it seem like the LSU standout was the fanbase's top target. Giants fans were not thrilled with the idea of mortgaging a ton of draft capital for a quarterback and it appears the front office of the team wasn't either passing on McCarthy. The Giants now get an electrifying playmaker in Malik Nabers while they'll give Daniel Jones one last chance at keeping his job.