by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com (1/23/14) Former 49ers running back Brandon Jacobs ripped Jim Harbaugh over his role when he was part of the team.
In a radio interview, Jacobs said of Harbaugh "he is a [obscenity], and that's why he's never won anything." Jacobs played just two games with the 49ers in 2012 before he was suspended for conduct detrimental to the team. He was later released by the club and signed with the Giants the following season. Jacobs announced his retirement this offseason.
Brandon Jacobs announces his retirement
by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer (1/3/14) Running back Brandon Jacobs ended his nine-year career, announcing his retirement with a post on Twitter on Thursday night.
"After nine years in this whirlwind business they call the NFL, I am proud to announce that I am hanging up my cleats," Jacobs wrote. "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. I love my coaches and my teammates and will miss them as well as the game itself but I am healing well from my surgery and I look forward to running around with my kids for years to come!"
Jacobs had 5,094 rush yards and 60 rushing touchdowns and 743 receiving yards and four touchdown catches over 109 career games.
Brandon Jacobs undecided about 2014 return
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com (12/30/13) Giants running back Brandon Jacobs said he'll need four months of rehab following the cartilage graft in his knee early this month. He's undecided about playing in 2014, but would only return to the Giants.
Jacobs, 31, ran for 238 yards and four touchdowns in seven games.
Brandon Jacobs has procedure on knee
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com (12/12/13) Giants running back Brandon Jacobs had a cartilage graft on his knee, according to the Star-Ledger.
Jacobs was recently placed on the IR, and wasn't expected to play the rest of the season due to a knee injury. The procedure was done to repair osteo-arthritis in his knee. He'll recover during the offseason.
Report: Brandon Jacobs placed on IR
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com (12/10/13) The Giants have placed running back Brandon Jacobs on injured reserve on Tuesday, according to a report from the New York Daily News.
Jacobs, 31, missed his last two games because of a knee injury. He finished the season with 58 carries for 238 yards and four touchdowns in seven games. 106 of those rushing yards, along with two touchdowns, came against the Bears in Week 6.
02/19/2014 13:54 New York Giants 2014 offseason preview
With the 2013 season officially in the books the Eye on Football staff is looking ahead to the offseason for all 32 NFL teams. Next up: the New York Giants.
Brandon Jacobs is looking for a job this offseason after he was cut by the 49ers last year in a wasted season. Jacobs appeared in just two games for the 49ers and had five carries for 7 yards. Itís the only time in his eight-year career heís failed to score a touchdown. Jacobsí best days are behind him, but he might land with a team as a short-yardage back. Keep an eye on where he ends up, but Jacobs isnít worth drafting in the majority of leagues. (Updated 4/25/13)