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Grading the Giants’ depth at running back

There may be some questions concerning what to expect from the New York Giants’ rushing attack in 2014, but one thing is for certain: they have plenty of depth in the backfield. With a clear void at the running back position with Brandon Jacobs retiring, Andre Brown on his way out and David Wilson’s health in question, general manager Jerry Reese went out and snatched up two...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Which Way Do They Go: Giants RB situation

The Giants enter 2014 with a running back situation that appears to be in a better place than it was throughout much of 2013. Gone is the often vocal, yet inspirational, Brandon Jacobs, who retired during the offseason, after being signed by the Giants following their demoralizing Week 1 loss to the Cowboys last September. Jacobs brought a voice to the backfield, but ultimately was...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Best RB selection in Giants draft history

The New York Giants have been home to some great running backs over the years, many of which they added through the NFL Draft. Frank Gifford and Tuffy Leemans are hall of famers. Joe Morris was a key player for the elite teams of the 1980s. Tiki Barber etched his name throughout the record books. But Brandon Jacobs and Ahmad Bradshaw helped guide the Giants to two Super Bowl championships...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs: Jim Harbaugh ‘is a ********

When we last saw Brandon Jacobs ’round these parts he was being released by the 49ers last season before the playoffs, not long after being suspended by the team for going on social media and essentially calling Jim Harbaugh a ***** for his lack of playing time. But Jacobs has gone and done it now. He’s actually called Jim Harbaugh “a *****.” Oops, sorry, earmuffs! But, yeah...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs slams Jim Harbaugh: ‘He’s a ***** … It’s not that he was a *****, he is a ******** (audio)

During an appearance on WFAN’s “Boomer & Carton” on Thursday, recently retired running back Brandon Jacobs set his double-barreled blaster to *********** and profanely slammed San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh. Jacobs, who played nine years in the NFL, mostly with the New York Giants, eschewed a more lucrative offer from the Giants to […]The post Brandon Jacobs...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs On Jim Harbaugh: “He’s A B*tch” (Video)

Brandon Jacobs may have retired, but he’s still all about making those New York Headlines. Jacobs was a guest on the Boomer & Carton Show on WFAN, when the topic of San Franciso 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh came up. Jacobs if you remember was fined and suspended by the 49ers last season before they made their run to the Super Bowl.  When Jacobs was asked about Harbaugh on...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs puts 49ers coach Harbaugh on blast

Remember when Brandon Jacobs played for the 49ers? It’s understandable if you don’t. The bruising back is remembered more for his eight seasons as a member of the New York Giants, with whom he won two Super Bowl titles. Jacobs, who announced his retirement earlier this month, played just one season with the 49ers in 2012. Apparently it left an impression on him. In an interview...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs: Jim Harbaugh is a “b****”

Former NFL running back Brandon Jacobs played for Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers for one season in 2012 and after his experience he’s not very fond of Harbaugh as a person. During an interview with Boomer and Carton on 660 WFAN in New York he called Harbaugh a b**** multiple time. “He is a b—-, and that’s why he’s never won anything,” Jacobs said. Jacobs admits he regrets...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacobs’ hatred of Harbaugh still burns in nasty radio rant

Brandon Jacobs has retired, but that doesn’t mean he has stopped delivering punishment. The former bruising Giants running back made it clear Thursday he has no use for 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh. Jacobs spent one unhappy and unproductive season in 2012 playing – mostly sitting – for Harbaugh and the 49ers before closing out his career in 2013 where he started, with the Giants...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs goes off on Jim Harbaugh saying he is an EXPLETIVE

When Brandon Jacobs announced his retirement earlier this month, he made sure to praise the New York Giants as a “great organization” he was proud to be associated with for nearly a decade. That was the right thing to do, especially with the great career he had in NY.  Well obviously, he didn’t feel the same way about his […]The post Brandon Jacobs goes off on Jim Harbaugh...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

LISTEN: Brandon Jacobs on Jim Harbaugh: 'He's a (bleep)'

Brandon Jacobs rushed for 7 yards with the San Francisco 49ers in 2012. Asked by Craig Carton today if he had any regrets, he pointed to that season. "Going to the 49ers when I could have stayed in New York...It didn't work out for me. I wasn't liked...I thought I was held hostage because of the previous year (when the Giants beat San Francisco 20-17 in OT of the NFC...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants' Brandon Jacobs calls it quits

New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs announced his retirement Thursday via his personal Twitter account.Jacobs spent the majority of the last two seasons of his career dealing with knee injuries. The Giants placed him on season-ending injured reserve on December 10th. A day later, Jacobs underwent surgery to have his knee “cleaned out.”Jacobs has had persistent knee issues...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs retires without fanfare via Twitter

At the start of the 2013 season many fans might have thought that running back Brandon Jacobs had retired because he was without a team. However, his career was resurrected by the New York Giants early in the season and he managed to have one last run at glory with a 106 yard, two touchdown performance against the Chicago Bears in October. Jacobs only got 14 more carries during...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants’ Brandon Jacobs Announces Retirement via Twitter

After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my … http://t.co/S9422x0y6x — Brandon Jacobs (@gatorboyrb) January 3, 2014 After 9 years, the New York Giants’ running back Brandon Jacobs is hanging ‘em up to concentrate on recovery and spending more time with his family. In 109 career games, Jacobs had 64 touchdowns...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs hangs up his cleats; Retires after 9 seasons

Today Brandon Jacobs went to twitter to tell everyone thank you, and that he is retiring from football. @gatorboyrb - Brandon Jacobs – RB – New York Giants After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I’ve had an amazing run […]
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs retires from NFL via Twitter

Tweet New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs has decided to call it a career and announced via Twitter that he would be retiring from the NFL. Here is Jacobs’ full statement: After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I’ve had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants RB Jacobs announces retirement plans via social media

Running back Brandon Jacobs, who spent all but two games of his NFL career with the New York Giants, announced his retirement via Twitter on Thursday. Jacobs played from 2005-2013, spending the 2012 season with San Francisco before signing with the Giants once more prior to the second game this season. This year he had 58 rushing attempts for 238 yards. For his career, the 31-year...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

NY Giants running back Brandon Jacobs announces retirement

Just a few days ago, Brandon Jacobs was very “undecided” about whether he wanted to continue his NFL career. On Thursday, he quickly made up his mind. The big, bruising running back who set a Giants record with 60 career touchdowns, officially announced his retirement from the NFL via his Twitter account (@gatorboyrb). Jacobs had recently had knee surgery and was facing four...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs Announces Retirement

Brandon Jacobs, two-time World Champion Giants running back has just taken to twitter to announce his departure from the game. “After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I’ve had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support from the fans through the good and the bad. The New York Giants are...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs Retires From NFL After Nine Seasons

Brandon Jacobs has decided to hang up his cleats after nine NFL seasons.  The New York Giants‘ all-time leader in rushing touchdowns (60) made the announcement Thursday night in a statement via Twitter. After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I’ve had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs announces retirement from NFL

Brandon Jacobs is hanging up the cleats. Jacobs, 31, announced his retirement from football via twitter. “I’ve had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support from the fans through the good and the bad,” “The New York Giants are a great organization and I am proud to have been a part of it for so long.” Jacobs lasted nine seasons in the NFL, most of which was spent...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs announces his retirement on Twitter

Kevin Gilbride isn't the only New York Giant calling it quits. Veteran running back Brandon Jacobs took to Twitter on Thursday night to announce his retirement from the NFL. "After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I've had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support from the fans...
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January 02, 2014  |  1 Comment

Brandon Jacobs announces his retirement

    New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs announced on Twitter that is he retiring from the NFL. After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I’ve had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support from the fans through the good and the bad. The New York Giants are a...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs Announces His Retirement From The NFL

Giants RB Brandon Jacobs announced his retirement from the NFL on Twitter tonight. “After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I’ve had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support from the fans through the good and the bad. The New York Giants are a great organization and I am proud to have been a...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs Retires

After nine years in the NFL New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs has decided to hang it up and retire. Jacobs announced his retirement from the NFL on Twitter Thursday night. After 9 years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats. I’ve had an amazing run and I appreciate all of the support from the fans through the...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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