When Brandon Jacobs joined the crowded backfield in San Francisco last season many wondered why. As the season progressed and it became clear that he was not going to be a part of the game plan he wondered why he wasn’t released.
In a recent interview he shared why—the 49ers were scared:
“I was told point-blank, ‘Do I look like a fool? I release you and you’ll be with somebody else and come back and play against us?
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