The Tampa Bay Buccaneers want to speak to Marc Ross, the Giants’ college draft guru, for their general manager position. The Giants have subsequently granted the Bucs permission to meet with Ross.
8:18pm: Add the Dolphins to the mix as well. They are in the market for a GM after parting ways with Jeff Ireland yesterday.
John Fennelly, Lead WriterRoss’ official title with the Giants is VP of Player Evaluation. He was the Director of College Scouting prior to that, conducting his first draft in 2008.
Ross is responsible for bringing in players such as Jason Pierre-Paul, Hakeem Nicks, Justin Pugh, Terrell Thomas, Mario Manningham, Kenny Phillips, Will Beatty, Linval Joseph, David Wilson, Rueben Randle, Prince Amukamara, Jerrel Jernigan, James Brewer, Jon Hankins and Damontre Moore.