You have to take care of the football first and foremost, but the effort was outstanding. I cannot tell you that I was disappointed with the kid's effort.
"Brandon Christopher Jacobs" is a former American football running back, who spent the majority of his career with the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Giants in the fourth round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He also played one season for the San Francisco 49ers before returning to New York for his final season. He played college football at Coffeyville Community College/Coffeyville, Auburn University/Auburn, and Southern Illinois Salukis football/Southern Illinois.More Brandon Jacobs on Wikipedia.
I didn't notice Strahan was gone. But I thought it was strange that when I went around the right side, there was nobody there to seal the end off.
It's going to be a lot of excitement. It's going to be a lot different than the preseason. I asked a lot of guys and they said that at every level it goes up. Everything changes.
That just made me believe even more that I belong in the NFL just as much as any other back, ... A lot of people didn't think I could do this. I imagine a lot of people will be changing their position.
On the first one, I missed the guy. He ran right by my face, and that was my fault. But I redeemed myself on the second one, and we took it to the house.
They asked, 'How's Plaxico [Burress]? How's this big Brandon Jacobs?
I'm glad that we have the fans that we do have. They did what they had to do.
We held them and we stopped them when we had to, ... I'm proud.