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UDFA Zyon Gilbert bidding for spot in Giants’ secondary

Could there be a Zyon coming to the New York sports scene in 2022? No, no, sorry Knicks, not THAT Zion. We are talking about Zyon Gilbert, an undrafted rookie free agent cornerback trying to stick with the New York Giants.

Let’s talk about Gilbert’s chances as we continue player-by-player profiles of the Giants’ 90-man roster.

By the numbers

Height: 6-foot-1
Weight: 182
Age: 23
Position: CB
Experience: Rookie
Contract: Year 1 of three-year, $2.575 million UDFA deal | Guaranteed salary: $100,000 | 2022 cap hit: $710,000

Career to date

Gilbert spent five seasons at Florida Atlanta, playing in 57 games.