Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 2/1/12
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. You’ve got this week. Just play the game. There’s a lot of money making going on during Super Bowl for the league. You’ve got to get all of the hotels situated and all that other nonsense. That’s why there’s a week in between. Some people think they give you an extra week to prepare, but that’s not the reason you get the week. You get the week so they can determine how much money they’re going to make. I just wanted to come already.” The Giants basically treated last week as a game-week, installing most of their game plan. Coach Tom Coughlin wanted to get the brunt of the preparation work done at the team’s home facility
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