Found June 27, 2012 on Football Nation:
There has been plenty of drama surrounding Brandon Jacobs leaving the Giants this offseason. With that said, I thought I’d give him a proper send off by touching on some of the best things he has done in his career in New York. I’ll be discussing some of the best, worst, and most exciting plays. For the longest time you couldn’t mention the Giants run game without a thought of Jacobs plowing over defenders. I have to say, never before have I seen a running back go through Ray Lewis like he wasn’t there, much less a half back.                    The Good: Super Bowl 42: People tend to forget the game winning drive leading up to that improbable David Tyree catch up the middle. Brandon Jacobs picked up the game saving 4th and one to keep the drive alive. Jan. 2009: With Burress injured during the divisional round of the playoffs, Brandon Jacobs carried the load of the entire offense. The Eagles knew Jacobs was getting the ball every down with no true receiving threats, and Jacobs st

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