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Now we know the Giants’ 2019 draft slot and opponents

The Giants, who finished 5-11 this season after Sunday’s season-ending 36-35 loss to the Cowboys, will own the No. 6-overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. After picking Saquon Barkley at No. 2 overall this year — following the Browns at No. 1 — in 2019 they will follow the Cardinals, 49ers, Jets, Raiders and Buccaneers. The Giants’ 2019 opponents also are set. In addition to home and away series with their NFC East rivals — the Cowboys, Eagles and Redskins — the Giants will play home games against the Bills, Dolphins, Vikings, Packers and Cardinals. The Giants will play road games against the Jets, Patriots, Lions, Bears and Buccaneers. Pat Shurmur closed out his first season as head coach and said he told his players in th ...