T-Rock's Take on the Giants

Brandon Jacobs knew he could still play because the 49ers told him so

San Francisco 49ers running back Brandon Jacobs is

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Brandon Jacobs played in only two games and took five handoffs during his season with the 49ers. But he said he knew his career wasn’t over because the very team that was keeping him on the bench was also keeping him on the roster.

“I didn’t think it was done when they didn’t want to release me,” said Jacobs, who was finally let go just before the playoffs. “I was told point blank: ‘Do I look...

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