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Giants running back Brandon Jacobs said Tuesday that Plaxico Burress wanted to sign with the New York Giants -- not the New York Jets -- when he became a free agent last summer.

Is RB Brandon Jacobs playing his last game for the New York Giants?

RB Brandon Jacobs will take the field in Super Bowl XLVI this Sunday, but is he playing his last game for the New York Giants? Earlier this season, Jacobs suggested that the 2012 season might be his last as a member of the New York Giants but he seems now to have changed his tune. The New York Giants finished the regular season with the 32nd ranked rushing offense, averaging...

Brandon Jacobs Does Not Like Fantasy Football, Hates Being Asked About it

Brandon Jacobs has not seemed to enjoy much of anything this season, and up to this point I don’t think many people enjoyed him, either. Back in October, he was sick of playing for the Giants. I’m sure they were tired of having him. In November, Jacobs called out Giants fans for kicking the team while they were down. I’m sure the fans were sick of him. In December, he called...

WR Burress sheds little light on Jets

Plaxico Burress sounded like he's one-and-done with the New York Jets. Burress had little to say about his season and didn't offer a ringing endorsement of beleaguered Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez. When asked his opinion on Sanchez, Burress told the New York Post: "Mark Sanchez is Mark Sanchez." The Jets lost their final three games to finish 8-8 and miss the...

Plaxico Done With Jets?

Wide receiver Plaxico Burress is not expected to remain with the Jets for the 2012 campaign, according to ESPN New York. Fantasy Spin: The 34-year-old vet caught just 45 passes over 16 appearances with the AFC East club in 2011, and reportedly lacks faith in young quarterback Mark Sanchez. He still managed to collect eight touchdown receptions though, and should remain a valuable...

Alex Smith: Comeback Player of the Year?

The Sporting News named Jets receiver Plaxico Burress its comeback player of the year. That's understandable. After spending 20 months in jail, Burress came back to the NFL and had 612 receiving yards and eight touchdowns. Pro Football Weekly/Professional Football Writers Association named... Presented By: Chicago Booth Business Forecast   Ads by Pheedo

Brandon Jacobs thinks he’ll be back with the Giants

Giants running back Brandon Jacobs has talked for months like a man who understood he was likely wrapping up his time in New York. Four days before the Super Bowl, Jacobs feels a little differently. He was asked Wednesday if the Super Bowl will be his last game with the team. “I honestly don’t think…

Giants RB Brandon Jacobs isn’t a big fan of the Super Bowl bye week

INDIANAPOLIS — If Brandon Jacobs had his way, the Giants and Patriots would have met in the Super Bowl last Sunday. The Giants running back considers the extra week off between the conference championship games and Super Bowl unnecessary, but he believes he knows the reason for it. “I hate this time,” Jacobs said. “These two weeks killed me. You’ve got a week before this...

Burress has faith in Holmes, Sanchez

EDINBURGH, Ind. -- Plaxico Burress is tight with Santonio Holmes.

Refuses to defend besieged Sanchez

INDIANAPOLIS — If there was any doubt about Plaxico Burress’ future with the Jets, it vanished last night. Burress said a lot by saying a little when asked about his season with the Jets after an autograph show here. The wide receiver made it sound as if he wanted to forget...

Plaxico doesn’t sound like he’ll be back with the Jets

Jets receiver Plaxico Burress is in Indy, signing autographs.  He’s likely not finishing with a flourish that includes “Jets 2012.” As Brian Costello of the New York Post writes, Plaxico was less than gushing in his praise of quarterback Mark Sanchez, or in other comments about the team. Basically, Plax followed the “it is what…
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