Da'Rel Scott wants to show Eli he's a catch

May, 16, 2011
HOBOKEN, N.J. –- The lockout has prevented Da'Rel Scott from showing coaches what he can do.

But the New York Giants’ seventh-round draft pick had an opportunity to leave an impression on Eli Manning on Monday.

The former Maryland running back joined Manning, tight end Travis Beckum and wide receivers Victor Cruz and Michael Clayton at Hoboken High School for another of Manning’s workouts.

“He already mentioned I have good soft hands," Scott said. "It feels good for him to even comment on that.”

The 5-foot-10 running back was able to learn some protection schemes and routes from Manning. In other words, this was a very productive morning for the seventh-round pick hoping to make the team.

Read the full story at ESPNNewYork.com.
Ohm Youngmisuk has covered the Giants, Jets and the NFL since 2006. Prior to that, he covered the Nets, Knicks and the NBA for nearly a decade. He joined ESPNNewYork.com after working at the New York Daily News for almost 12 years and is a graduate of Michigan State University.
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