There are times in every fantasy season where you have to roll the dice on a player in a spot start capacity. And Giants RB Brandon Jacobs is one of those players.
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Having trouble finding a running back during these lean times? Tell me about it. Giants RB Brandon Jacobs is going to start on one of my teams.
Finding a running back this late in the season is akin to finding a Raiders fan who does not wear spiked shoulder pads. Sure they exist, you just need to know where to look.
Posted: Sunday, October 10th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Andre Johnson, Austin Collie, Brandon Jacobs, Eli Manning, Hakeem Nicks, Houston Texans, Mario Manningham, New York Giants, Pierre Garcon, Steve Smith North
Giants WR Hakeem Nicks is punishing the Texans right now, scoring two touchdowns — and how about a better effort on what could have been another touchdown — and putting up a ton a fantasy points. And if you started him, you are ecstatic.
Remember that heady play last season when Maurice Jones-Drew cost fantasy enthusiasts a touchdown by falling on the 1-yard line, giving his team a win, but costing us valuable points? Remember that?
It’s time to rid yourself of the fantasy bust that is Brandon Jacobs.
It’s been a rough run for Brandon Jacobs, who stood in front of his locker on Wednesday and offered an extended apology.
Giants RB Brandon Jacobs reportedly wants to be traded. The Giants should totally consider that.
Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Anthony Gonzalez, Bill Belichick, Brandon Jacobs, Charlie Batch, Chris Johnson, Dennis Dixon, Dunta Robinson, Eric Mangini, Frank Tadych, Fred Jackson, Jake Long, Jared Gaither, Jarrad Page, Jerome Harrison, Jerry Angelo, Kevin Ogletree, Lovie Smith, Marcus Spears, Martin Mayhew, Matthew Stafford, Michael Bush, Patrick Crayton, rashard mendenhall
A quick look at some of the stories on the radar on Tuesday.
After watching about a half hour’s worth of the final week of preseason, some truths have surfaced in such a short time.
Posted: Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: A.J. Smith, Brandon Jacobs, Chase Daniels, Clinton Portis, Dexter McCluster, Frank Tadych, Jack Del Rio, Jake Grove, Jamaal Charles, Jimmy Clausen, Joe Berger, Joe Flacco, Josh Freeman, Kamerion Wimbley, Larry Johnson, Marcus McNeill, Matt Moore, Mike Sims-Walker, Mike Williams, Montrae Holland, Ramses Barden, Ricky Williams, Robert Brewster, Steven Jackson, Terrell Suggs, Thomas Jones, Tom Cable, Tony Romo, Tra Thomas
On the day after 11 games filled the NFL preseason schedule, here’s a look at what stories are on the radar.
One my top sleepers, breakout guy, or dude who is going to be better than you think is Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw. Maybe it is the years of disappointment that I had with Brandon Jacobs, or my belief that Eli Manning cannot toss for 4,000 yards again, but Bradshaw is the goods.
Posted: Monday, August 16th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Ahmad Bradshaw, Brandon Jacobs, Eli Manning, Hakeem Nicks, LaDainian Tomlinson, Mario Manningham, Mark Sanchez, Michael Fabiano, Mike Williams, New York Giants, New York Jets, Rex Ryan, Ryan Mathews, Santonio Holmes, Shonn Greene, Steve Smith
Find out what I’ll be watching on Monday night when the NFL concludes the first week of the preseason in the Big Apple.
Posted: Wednesday, August 11th, 2010 | Brian Baldinger Tags: New York Giants, Eli Manning, Aaron Ross, Tom Coughlin, Steve Smith, Deon Grant, Brandon Jacobs, Brian Baldinger, Keith Bulluck, Ahmad Bradshaw, Corey Webster, Antrel Rolle, Ramses Barden, Mario Manningham, Jeff Feagles, Kenny Phillips, Terrell Thomas, Jonathan Goff, 2010 Training Camps, Pat Flaherty, Perry Fewelll, Matt Dodge
A year ago at this time, the only thing you heard about the New York Giants was that they had no wide receivers. Now it’s the least of the worries for the Giants.
Tom Coughlin cautions about reading too much into the competition between Ahmad Bradshaw and Brandon Jacobs, but according to Michael Lombardi, one of the backs is clearly the better option for the Giants.
Posted: Monday, August 9th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Ahmad Bradshaw, Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Brandon Jacobs, C.J. Spiller, Chan Gailey, Devin Hester, Fred Jackson, Jamaal Charles, Johnny Knox, Michael Fabiano, Steve Slaton, Thomas Jones, Todd Haley
Thomas Jones is listed ahead of Jamaal Charles on the Chiefs depth chart. How does that affect Charles’ fantasy value?