Brandon Jacobs Is the Next Man Up in the Giants’ Backfield

September 11, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Next man up = Brandon Jacobs.
Andre Brown will be sidelined until at least Week 9 of the season with a broken left leg.
David Wilson likely spent his Monday afternoon scouring the New York Giants’ locker room for a bottle of sticky glue in the hopes that it might somehow help him get out of Tom Coughlin’s doghouse.
Da’Rel Scott, who narrowly earned a spot on the Giants roster this season, somehow found himself on the field late in the fourth quarter with the Giants down by six and Eli Manning looking to lead his first fourth-quarter comeback drive of the season.
Scott’s inexperience became painfully obvious when he and Manning got their signals crossed on a short pass which bounced off Scott's hands and directly into the hands of Dallas cornerback Brandon Carr, who raced into the end zone for a comeback-crushing touchdown.
By the time the Giants left Dallas late on Sunday night, they, for all intents and purposes, had absolutely no runni...

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