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Reports Confirm Giants Looking to Add More Veteran Running Backs

According to Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports, the Giants are officially bringing in Joe McKnight formerly of the NY Jets, Willis McGahee formerly of the Denver Broncos, and Brandon Jacobs formerly of the 2011 Super Bowl champion New York Giants.

UPDATE: Defensive end Adewale Ojomo was released today to open up spot on 53-man roster.

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5 Responses to “Reports Confirm Giants Looking to Add More Veteran Running Backs”

  1. royhobbs7 says:

    The Giants have to be blind not to bring in McGehee if he is healthy.

  2. They are bringing him in, will he stick? who knows. over jacobs? tough call…

    • royhobbs7 says:

      Not really. McGahee can catch passes out of the backfield. He is a willing blocker (especially in blitz pickups), and is a big positive in the clubhouse.

      Jacobs gets a D- grade in all of the above areas. Moreover, did BJ ever go to the Pro Bowl? McGahee went twice!!! And Jacobs is a big complainer who occasionally draws unsportsmanlike conduct penalties. Do you recall a game vs. the Colts where he chucked his helmet into the crowd?!?!?!?!

      No, thank you Brandon. Stay retired. The 49ers didn’t want you; neither do we.

      McGahee was solely moved out due to a younger wave of talent after being injured.
      If McGahee is healthy and hungry, his signing becomes a fait accompli.

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