Found October 21, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
The New York Giants have already dealt with a number of injuries to their backfield this season, and that theme is expected to continue this week with Brandon Jacobs likely out against the Minnesota Vikings. Jacobs hurt his hamstring during a breakout performance against the Chicago Bears last week, leaving only rookie Michael Cox and […]

Giants run defense has turned into a nightmare for teams

In the past 4 weeks the New York Giants have faced four of the best running backs in the NFL, and it looks like the run defense is back.  They have faced Jamaal Charles, LeSean McCoy, Matt Forte and Adrian Peterson over the past four weeks.  Those players have been held to 206 yards on 70 carries (2.94 YPC), […]

Fan threatens Brandon Jacob’s life over fantasy football (Photos)

Some idiot football fan threatened Giants running back Brandon jacobs if he didn’t perform in last night’s game against the Vikings. If this fool really paid attention he would have heard the news on Friday that Jacobs likely wasn’t going to play. Like many Twitter thugs, he quickly apologized once he realized Jacobs saw his tweet.   This guy should be arrested for making...

Brandon Jacobs “hoping and Praying” he’ll play this week

Giants running back Brandon jacobs told reporters that he didn’t know he wouldn’t be able to play in Monday night’s game against the Vikings until yesterday morning. “It came down to this morning actually,” he said via the New York Daily News. “I didn’t know, and I came here to play football. I think they made the right call.” Jacobs said that he’s ”hoping and...

Peyton Hillis might play bigger role with Brandon Jacobs injury

With the Giants running game in shambles due mostly to injuries the team signed retread Peyton Hillis this week in the hope that he could give Brandon Jacobs a little bit of rest here and there. Turns out that Hillis might have an even bigger role than originally anticipated for Monday because Jacobs reportedly suffered a setback Saturday with his hamstring injury. "If he...

Report: Brandon Jacobs Likely Out, Peyton Hillis Expected To Be “Primary Ball Carrier”

Dan Graziano of ESPN New York reports that the Giants will likely be without RB Brandon Jacobs for Monday night’s game against the Vikings. Graziano expected newly signed RB Peyton Hillis to be their “primary ball carrier” this evening. Jacobs is listed as questionable due to a hamstring injury he suffered during last week’s game against the Bears. New York also has...

Brandon Jacobs Didn't Practice Saturday

Giants running back Brandon Jacobs (hamstring) didn't practice Saturday, which's Dan Graziano says is a sign that he suffered a setback.Fantasy Spin:Jacobs looked great last Thursday against the Bears, rushing for 106 yards and two touchdowns on 22 carries, and he would be a top-20 running back option in Week 7 if he plays. However, if fantasy owners leave Jacobs...

Guy Threatens To Kill Brandon Jacobs’ Family Over Fantasy Football (Photo)

Here is the definition of fan*ta*sy- the faculty or activity of imagining things, esp. things that are impossible or improbable. That means your fantasy football team isn’t real people.  It’s a way for people to play a game based off of having all their favorites players all on the same team. It’s a game based off of stats and matchups, that’s it.  We all know that some...

Brandon Jacobs Unlikely to Play Against Vikings

In some discouraging news, it appears unlikely that Brandon Jacobs will play tonight's game against the Minnesota Vikings. The news comes courtesy of Yahoo! Sports: New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs is not likely to play Monday night's game against the Minnesota Vikings, reported.Jacobs, who rushed for 106 yards on 22 carries in the Giants&...

Peyton Hillis hits ground running with touchdown in first game

Just call him Roy Hobbs. Peyton Hillis likened his comeback Monday night in which he scored a third-quarter 1-yard touchdown to give the Giants a 10-point lead to that of the main character of “The Natural” after everything he’s been through the last few years. Hillis finished with just 36 yards on 18 carries and the score in his Giants debut but added five catches for 45...

Brandon Jacobs is Inactive

New York halfback Brandon Jacobs (hamstring) won't play Monday night against the Vikings.Fantasy Spin:Jacobs will hand over the backfield duties to Michael Cox, who is making his first career start. Veteran Peyton Hillis should also be in the mix for carries. The Giants are second-to-last in the NFL in rushing yards per game this season (67.8).

Fantasy Football Injury News: Giants RB Brandon Jacobs unlikely to play versus Vikings

The New York Giants are still searching for their first win of the 2013 NFL regular season. Tonight, the Giants host the Minnesota Vikings but they will have to plug holes in an already abysmal backfield situation. With David Wilson battling injury, the Giants re-signed veteran free agent and former teammate Brandon Jacobs to the roster. Jacobs did account for two scores last week...

Giants’ Injury Report: David Wilson, Brandon Jacobs, Jason Pierre-Paul, David Baas

Tonight the football world will watch the winless New York Giants host the 1-4 Minnesota Vikings to cap off Week 7 on Monday Night Football. The Giants have had a nightmare of a season plagued by injuries and by the looks of the injury report it appears that trend will continue this week. Running back David Wilson did not practice this week and will miss his second straight game...

Giants RB On The Cover Of Sports Hillis-trated

The narrative of tonight’s game would best be read in a Sam Elliott voice.  No, I’m not talking about those crappy Dodge commercials.  No again, I’m not talking about his turn as the Chupadogra in Marmaduke.  How’d you even know he was that without Wikipedia anyways?  Nah, I’m rocking The Big Lebowski on this one and going with ‘The Stranger’.  Sometimes there’s...
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