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Xavier McKinney

Xavier Theodore McKinney III (born August 9, 1999) is an American football safety for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Alabama.

Xavier McKinney
No. 29 –New York Giants
Position:Safety
Personal information
Born: (1999-08-09)August 9, 1999 (age 22)
Roswell, Georgia
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:201 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High school:Roswell (Roswell, Georgia)
College:Alabama
NFL Draft:2020 / Round: 2 / Pick: 36
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 9, 2021
Player stats at NFL.com

Contents

McKinney attended Roswell High School in Roswell, Georgia. As a senior, he recorded 82 tackles and seven interceptions. He committed to the University of Alabama to play college football.

As a true freshman at Alabama in 2017, McKinney played in 13 games as a backup and special teams player. As a starter in 2018, he had 73 tackles, two interceptions and three sacks. He was named the defensive MVP of the 2018 Orange Bowl. On January 4, 2020, McKinney announced he would skip his senior season and would enter the 2020 NFL Draft.

Pre-draft measurables
Height Weight Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash Vertical jump Broad jump Bench press Wonderlic
6 ft0+38 in
(1.84 m)
201 lb
(91 kg)
30+78 in
(0.78 m)
8+58 in
(0.22 m)
4.63 s 36.0 in
(0.91 m)
10 ft 2 in
(3.10 m)
19 reps 11
All values from NFL Combine

New York Giants

2020

McKinney was drafted by the New York Giants in the second round with the 36th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. On September 6, 2020, McKinney was placed on injured reserve with a fractured foot. He was activated on November 28, 2020. On January 3, 2021, against the Dallas Cowboys, McKinney recorded his first career interception off quarterback Andy Dalton in the end zone with 1:24 remaining in the 4th quarter helping the Giants beat the Cowboys 23–19.

2021

On week 6 against the Los Angeles Rams McKinney intercepted 2 passes, one pass thrown by Matthew Stafford intended for Cooper Kupp and the other pass thrown by John Wolford also intended for Cooper Kupp. On November 3, 2021, the New York Giants announced that McKinney was in the COVID protocol. on week 9 against the Las Vegas Raiders, McKinney would intercept 2 passes from Derek Carr, returning one for a touchdown, helping the Giants beat the Raiders, 23-16.

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Xavier McKinney
Xavier McKinney Language Watch Edit Xavier Theodore McKinney III born August 9 1999 1 is an American football safety for the New York Giants of the National Football League NFL He played college football at Alabama Xavier McKinneyNo 29 New York GiantsPosition SafetyPersonal informationBorn 1999 08 09 August 9 1999 age 22 Roswell GeorgiaHeight 6 ft 0 in 1 83 m Weight 201 lb 91 kg Career informationHigh school Roswell Roswell Georgia College AlabamaNFL Draft 2020 Round 2 Pick 36Career historyNew York Giants 2020 present Roster status ActiveCareer highlights and awardsFirst Team All SEC 2019 CFP national champion 2017 Career NFL statistics as of Week 9 2021Total tackles 57Pass deflections 6Interceptions 5Player stats at NFL com Contents 1 Early years 2 College career 3 Professional career 3 1 New York Giants 3 1 1 2020 3 1 2 2021 4 References 5 External linksEarly years EditMcKinney attended Roswell High School in Roswell Georgia 2 As a senior he recorded 82 tackles and seven interceptions He committed to the University of Alabama to play college football 3 College career EditAs a true freshman at Alabama in 2017 McKinney played in 13 games as a backup and special teams player 4 As a starter in 2018 he had 73 tackles two interceptions and three sacks 5 6 7 He was named the defensive MVP of the 2018 Orange Bowl 8 On January 4 2020 McKinney announced he would skip his senior season and would enter the 2020 NFL Draft 9 Professional career EditPre draft measurables Height Weight Arm length Hand size 40 yard dash Vertical jump Broad jump Bench press Wonderlic6 ft 0 3 8 in 1 84 m 201 lb 91 kg 30 7 8 in 0 78 m 8 5 8 in 0 22 m 4 63 s 36 0 in 0 91 m 10 ft 2 in 3 10 m 19 reps 11All values from NFL Combine 10 New York Giants Edit 2020 Edit McKinney was drafted by the New York Giants in the second round with the 36th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft 11 On September 6 2020 McKinney was placed on injured reserve with a fractured foot 12 He was activated on November 28 2020 13 On January 3 2021 against the Dallas Cowboys McKinney recorded his first career interception off quarterback Andy Dalton in the end zone with 1 24 remaining in the 4th quarter helping the Giants beat the Cowboys 23 19 14 2021 Edit On week 6 against the Los Angeles Rams McKinney intercepted 2 passes one pass thrown by Matthew Stafford intended for Cooper Kupp and the other pass thrown by John Wolford also intended for Cooper Kupp 15 On November 3 2021 the New York Giants announced that McKinney was in the COVID protocol 16 on week 9 against the Las Vegas Raiders McKinney would intercept 2 passes from Derek Carr returning one for a touchdown helping the Giants beat the Raiders 23 16 17 18 References Edit XAVIER MCKINNEY ESPN Retrieved September 15 2020 Felder Justin April 24 2020 Roswell alum McKinney picked by Giants FOX 5 Atlanta Retrieved April 26 2020 Champlin Drew January 1 2017 Four star safety Xavier McKinney commits to Alabama again AL com Retrieved August 21 2019 Sabin Rainer August 23 2018 In one year Alabama DB has experienced a rapid rise AL com Retrieved August 21 2019 Stansell Ben November 28 2018 It s been a breakout season for Alabama defensive back Xavier McKinney tuscaloosanews com Retrieved August 21 2019 Byington Alex March 28 2019 Junior safety McKinney leads experienced Alabama secondary this spring annistonstar com Retrieved August 21 2019 Paschall David August 19 2019 Xavier McKinney confident in Alabama s more experienced secondary Times Free Press Retrieved August 21 2019 Parker Joe January 2 2019 National Championship to feature North Fulton grads northfulton com Retrieved August 21 2019 Potter Charlie January 5 2020 Alabama DB Xavier McKinney announces NFL draft decision BamaOnLine Retrieved May 5 2020 Xavier McKinney Combine Profile NFL com Retrieved March 5 2020 Schwartz Paul April 24 2020 Giants select Xavier McKinney with No 36 pick in NFL Draft 2020 New York Post Retrieved April 24 2020 Eisen Michael September 6 2020 S Xavier McKinney LB David Mayo placed on IR Giants com Eisen Michael November 29 2020 Xavier McKinney Graham Gano Tae Crowder activated ahead of Giants vs Bengals Giants com Retrieved January 7 2021 Dallas Cowboys at New York Giants January 3rd 2021 Pro Football Reference com Retrieved January 8 2021 Eisen Michael October 18 2021 Notes amp Stats Breaking down Giants vs Rams Giants com Eisen Michael November 3 2021 Giants begin Raiders prep with 3 players in COVID protocol Giants com Xavier McKinney Quincy Roche stepped up when Giants needed it most Giants Wire November 8 2021 Retrieved November 8 2021 Valentine Ed November 7 2021 Giants Raiders final score Giants 23 Las Vegas 16 Big Blue View Retrieved November 8 2021 External links EditNew York Giants bio Alabama Crimson Tide bio Xavier McKinney on Twitter This biographical article relating to an American football defensive back born in the 1990s is a stub You can help Wikipedia by expanding it vte Retrieved from https en wikipedia org w 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