In a bit of a surprise selection, the New York Giants chose speedy LSU WR Odell Beckham Jr. with their first pick in the NFL Draft.

With Eli Manning poised for a bounce back year, Odell Beckham Jr. might be a name you'll be hearing frequently.

But just who is this guy? We're glad you asked.

5 Odell Beckham Jr. Fun Facts

1. He was born on November 5th, 1992, in New Orleans, LA.

2. He attended Isidore Newman School, the same high school as Peyton and Eli's brother, Cooper Manning. In fact Beckham and Cooper are the only two WR's to gain 1,000 receiving yards in the school's history.

3. Odell, who played WR, RB, QB and DB on the football team, was also an All-District player on the school's basketball team.

4. He was named the winner of the Paul Hourning Award, presented annually to the most versatile player in major college football.

5. Both his mother and father were star athletes at LSU.


How will Odell Beckham Jr. perform this year?