NFL hot reads: Brandon Jacobs still missing in action

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San Francisco 49ers running back Brandon Jacobs is helped off the field by coach Jim Harbaugh in the first quarter an NFL preseason game against the Houston Texans. (Aug. 18, 2012) (Credit: AP)

Jacobs still missing in action The Giants chose not to re-sign veteran running back Brandon Jacobs, opting instead to draft Virginia Tech running back David Wilson in the first round, a move that will certainly benefit the Giants in the long term. And even the short term, considering how well Wilson has played in the preseason. Jacobs? He suffered a sprained left knee Aug. 18 and hasn't been back...

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