Former Saluki Brandon Jacobs joins Giants

Former Saluki Brandon Jacobs joins Giants

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Former Southern Illinois Saluki running back Brandon Jacobs has signed with the New York Giants.

Jacobs played for New York from 2005-11 and was a part of two Super Bowl-winning teams.

Jacobs was drafted out of SIU in the 4th round in 2005 and has played in 100 regular-Season games for the Giants.

He is the franchise leader with 56 rushing touchdowns.

The 31-year-old Jacobs started 48-games for New York.

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