|No. 27 – New York Giants|
|Born:||September 4, 1997|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||185 lb (84 kg)|
|High school:||Miami Northwestern|
|NFL Draft:||2019 / Round: 1 / Pick: 30|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 6, 2019|
|Player stats at PFR|
High school career
Baker signed with Georgia on national signing day, despite speculation that he would sign with Texas based on a tweet he sent out the night before. As a true freshman at Georgia in 2015, Baker played in 11 games. During the 2016 season, Baker was injured in a game against Vanderbilt. He recovered, but was later injured against Georgia Tech. Following the 2017 season, Baker was named to the Second Team All-SEC. Baker considered declaring for the 2018 NFL draft, but he ultimately elected to return to school for his senior year.
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yard dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert jump||Broad||BP|
|5 ft 11 in
|4.52 s||9 ft 10 in
|All values from NFL Combine|
Baker was selected by the New York Giants in the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft with the 30th overall pick where the Giants traded up with the Seattle Seahawks to acquire the pick giving up their 37th, 132nd and 142nd picks. He was the first cornerback to be selected in that draft.
- Brumund-Smith, John (January 8, 2018). "ALABAMA VS. GEORGIA IN A 4X100M RELAY. WHO WINS?". Illinois Track & Cross Country Coaches Association. Retrieved April 18, 2018.
- Butler, Alex (February 4, 2015). "Despite a Texas tease, Northwestern's DeAndre Baker signs with Georgia". Miami Herald. Retrieved March 9, 2018.
- Butt, Jason (October 24, 2016). "Deandre Baker returns to practice after getting treatment over weekend". Macon Telgraph. Retrieved March 9, 2018.
- Butt, Jason (November 26, 2016). "Deandre Baker banged up against Georgia Tech, other injury notes". Macon Telegraph. Retrieved March 9, 2018.
- "2017 All-SEC Football Team announced". SEC Sports. Retrieved September 20, 2019.
- Emerson, Seth. "Georgia CB Deandre Baker makes decision on NFL draft". dawgnation.com. Retrieved March 9, 2018.
- "Deandre Baker Combine Profile". NFL.com. Retrieved August 22, 2019.
- "Giants pick Deandre Baker in NFL draft after trading back into first round". New York Post. April 26, 2019. Retrieved April 26, 2019.