Can Giants ‘Reach Pick’ Daniel Jones Actually Succeed in the NFL? May 10th, 2019, SIS Featured The concept of the “reach pick” in draft value assessment is a fascinating one. When we speak of a reach pick, we’re generally saying that a team selected a player far higher than his talent indicates. This, of course, doesn’t factor scheme and personnel into the equation; it’s more about player traits in a vacuum and how they might transfer from the NCAA to the NFL. What NFL personnel executives will tell you is that when they believe in a player, it’s never a reach — they simply did what they had to do to get the player they wanted. It’s an inside-outside conundrum that is only resolved over the years as the player in question is able to take his traits as far as they can possibly go. Click here to read the rest of the article at TouchdownWire.USAToday.com.