Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/11/12
The last time a player disputed San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh's judgment about the player's readiness for action, Harbaugh cut him. That was last year, when wide receiver Braylon Edwards never fully came back from knee and shoulder injuries. Edwards suggested he'd miss a game or two, but instead of telling Harbaugh, he told the media. Harbaugh eventually released Edwards during the season last year, a move that surprised his 49ers teammates. Now, running back Brandon Jacobs has questioned the coaching staff over his inability to get on the field after recovering from a Aug. 18 knee injury. Jacobs maintains that he has been ready for at least a week, and he would like to play against the New York Giants, the team he played with the previous seven seasons. USA Today asked Jacobs if he would be disappointed not to play against his former teammates. "It would disappoint me a lot," he said, "but like I said, it's not my call." When USA Today asked if he were frustrated...
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