Jacobs isn't jumping for joy

Jacobs isn't jumping for joy

There are 6 comments on the Newsday story from Nov 10, 2008, titled Jacobs isn't jumping for joy. In it, Newsday reports that:

Earth went in the air, and it wasn't pretty. Bruising running back Brandon Jacobs - he of the geological nickname in the Giants ' Earth, Wind and Fire backfield - nearly made a spectacular play in the second ...

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Tucker Fredrickson

Boxborough, MA

#1 Nov 10, 2008
I remember when Ernie Koy and I ran over defenses like that back in the late '60's. Anyone else recall those fine days?
Truth Teller

Glen Cove, NY

#3 Nov 10, 2008
Not that any of the so called "experts" on TV would have noticed this, but Ward started going air borne two weeks ago...and he tried it yesterday too. Then Jacobs. Then even Boss did it....

They all need to cut that crap out, forget about the highlight reel on ESPN and stick to smash mouth football like they do best.
bob

East Quogue, NY

#4 Nov 11, 2008
260 pound running backs should definitely stay grounded.
jhiggs

United States

#5 Nov 11, 2008
Earl Cambell with the old Houston Oilers. He was another guy who ran people over.
Tucker Fredrickson wrote:
I remember when Ernie Koy and I ran over defenses like that back in the late '60's. Anyone else recall those fine days?
Tucker Fredrickson

Boxborough, MA

#6 Nov 12, 2008
Truth Teller wrote:
Not that any of the so called "experts" on TV would have noticed this, but Ward started going air borne two weeks ago...and he tried it yesterday too. Then Jacobs. Then even Boss did it....
They all need to cut that **** out, forget about the highlight reel on ESPN and stick to smash mouth football like they do best.
Yes! I started to notice that too. None of the media types have mentioned it. You are dead on right.
m lamantia

Carlsbad, CA

#7 Nov 23, 2008
yeh tuck, i remember when guys like you and koy were the only hope for bad giants teams that i loved and rooted for

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