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Rookie Hankins confident in stopping the run

Johnathan Hankins | New York Giants

The New York Giants are known for getting pressure on the quarterback, but the emphasis during training camp has been on stopping opposing ballcarriers. Find out how rookie defensive Johnathan Hankins thinks Big Blue can rise the defensive rushing ranks.

The New York Giants aren't used to allowing 4.6 yards per rush for a single game, let alone an entire season. That's why after the defensive disaster that was 2012, an overhaul was needed on the front line. Chris Canty and Rocky Bernard left and were replaced by free agents Cullen Jenkins and Mike Patterson, as well as rookie Johnathan Hankins out of Ohio State. Hankins is already confident that... Recommended Stories