Posts Tagged ‘brandon-jacobs’

What happened to the Giants ground game?

Giants coach Tom Coughlin was upset with his running game and offensive line play according to Ebenezer Samuel of the New York Daily News. After the game he ripped into the team’s rushing attack. “We had 29 yards rushing, which is about as pathetic as you can get,” the frustrated coach said. “Our offensive line […]

Manning, Jacobs anchor Giants offense

Special Contribution by NFL Gridiron Gab Featured Author Adrian Mojia The Giants came out testing the Pats secondary and it would ultimately lead to two touchdowns in the final three minutes of the game. This was the first scoreless game at half all season, but Manning’s persistence paid off when it mattered most, finishing with […]

NFL Week 9 Saturday News & Notes

Ahmad Bradshaw has been a back and forth issue all week with his cracked foot, broken foot, fractured foot…whatever you want to call it. Bottom line is he will play not so we can expect the Giants to give Brandon Jacobs a majority of the carries. Regardless, it should be the pass game which does […]

Brandon Jacobs only plays for his teammates

Giants running back Brandon Jacobs is making news on a daily basis. “I’m playing for my teammates, my brothers,” Jacobs said on Tuesday. “That’s who I care about. I don’t care about anybody else to be honest with you. I don’t care if [fans] cheer for me another day. They could boo me every day. […]

Brandon Jacobs: “I’ve got nothing positive to say”

Giants displeased running back Brandon Jacobs was blunt and up front in the Giants locker room after a 20-17 win over the visiting Dolphins. He hadn’t received many carries (four), and many of those he did get were while fellow running back Ahmad Bradshaw was being tended to on the sideline for foot pain according […]

Giants roster returning to full strength

As the Giants prepare to host Miami on Sunday, every player on the team’s roster practiced for the first time this season on Wednesday. Defensive end Justin Tuck (groin/neck), running back Brandon Jacobs (knee), rookie cornerback Prince Amukamara (foot) and fullback Henry Hynoski (neck) went through a limited practice. Wide receiver Ramses Barden (ankle) also […]

Giants DE Tuck, G Snee, RB Jacobs return to practice Monday

The Giants returned to work looking as healthy as they have been all season according to Ohm Youngmisuk of Several key players like defensive end Justin Tuck (neck/groin), right guard Chris Snee (concussion) and running back Brandon Jacobs (knee) returned to the practice field on Monday. Also, rookie cornerback Prince Amukamara (foot) and wide […]

Giants RB Brandon Jacobs misses practice again; DE Tuck out until Bye week?

New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs remains out of practice with a sprained knee according to Mike Garafolo of the Newark Star-Ledger. The bruising Jacobs wasn’t even on the field Thursday as his teammates worked out. Tuck watch: Justin Tuck (neck/groin), who missed practice like Jacobs, seems likely to take heed to the advice […]