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The Best New York Giants Tight Ends Of All Time

Updated August 23, 2019 1.1k votes 163 voters 3.8k views40 items

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The New York Giants have had some great tight ends throughout the franchise’s history. This list of past Giants tight ends features former greats, current impact players, and even future stars. As the tight end position increasingly becomes more of a focal point in the offensive schemes of today, one can only imagine what this list could look like in years down the road. No matter what happens in the evolution of this position, these New York tight ends have left a legacy for this that can’t be taken away. 

Great New York Giants players such as Bob Tucker, Mark Bavaro, and Jeremy Shockey have gone down as some of the best tight ends in franchise history.

So who is the greatest tight end in New York Giants history? Which of these tight ends has left a lasting legacy? Vote below for who you think is the best New York Giants tight end of all time!

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  • 1
    Mark Bavaro

    1985-1990

    Giants stats: 82 games played, 266 receptions, 3722 yards, 28 TDs

  • 2
    Jeremy Shockey

    2002-2007

    Giants stats: 83 games played, 371 receptions, 4228 yards, 27 TDs

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    Bob Tucker

    1970-1977

    Giants stats: 100 games played, 327 receptions, 4376 yards, 22 TDs

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    Howard Cross

    1989-2001

    Giants stats: 207 games played, 201 receptions, 2194 yards, 17 TDs

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    Kevin Boss
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    Kevin Boss

    2007-2010

    Giants stats: 58 games played, 119 receptions, 1600 yards, 18 TDs

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    Evan Engram

    2017-2019

    Giants stats: 26 games played, 109 receptions, 1299 yards, 9 TDs

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    Zeke Mowatt

    1983-1989, 1991

    Giants stats: 108 games played, 129 receptions, 1698 yards, 12 TDs

  • 8
    Aaron Thomas

    1962-1970

    Giants stats: 117 games played, 247 receptions, 4253 yards, 35 TDs

  • 9
    Martellus Bennett

    2012

    Giants stats: 16 games played, 55 receptions, 626 yards, 5 TDs

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    Gary Shirk
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    Gary Shirk

    1976-1982

    Giants stats: 101 games played, 130 receptions, 1640 yards, 11 TDs

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    Jake Ballard

    2010-2011

    Giants stats: 15 games played, 38 receptions, 604 yards, 4 TDs

  • 12
    Dan Campbell

    1999-2002

    Giants stats: 60 games played, 43 receptions, 369 yards, 5 TDs

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    Bear Pascoe

    2009-2013

    Giants stats: 66 games played, 38 receptions, 333 yards, 1 TD

  • 14
    Joe Walton

    1961-1963

    Giants stats: 37 games played, 95 receptions, 1321 yards, 17 TDs

  • 15
    Larry Donnell

    2012-2016

    Giants stats: 54 games played, 110 receptions, 969 yards, 9 TDs 

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    Tom Mullady
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    Tom Mullady

    1979-1984

    Giants stats: 75 games played, 84 receptions, 1033 yards, 4 TDs

  • 17
    Visanthe Shiancoe

    2003-2006

    Giants stats: 66 games played, 38 receptions, 333 yards, 1 TD

  • 18
    Aaron Pierce
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    Aaron Pierce

    1992-1997

    Giants stats: 72 games played, 86 receptions, 927 yards, 5 TDs

  • 19
    Jim Obradovich
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    Jim Obradovich

    1975

    Giants stats: 14 games played, 7 receptions, 65 yards, 1 TD

  • 20
    Jerell Adams
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    Jerell Adams

    2016-2017

    Giants stats: 29 games played, 24 receptions, 214 yards, 1 TD

  • 21
    Will Tye
    13
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    Will Tye

    2015-2016

    Giants stats: 29 games played, 90 receptions, 859 yards, 4 TDs

  • 22
    Freeman White
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    Freeman White

    1966-1969

    Giants stats: 55 games played, 29 receptions, 315 yards, 1 TD

  • 23
    Emery Moorehead

    1977-1979

    Giants stats: 36 games played, 24 receptions, 250 yards, 1 TD

  • 24
    Dave Young
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    Dave Young

    1981

    Giants stats: 11 games played,  5 receptions, 49 yards, 1 TD

  • 25
    Daniel Fells
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    Daniel Fells

    2014-2015

    Giants stats: 18 games played, 22 receptions, 248 yards, 4 TDs