The San Francisco 49ers have suspended running back Brandon Jacobs for the final three games of the regular season.
Brandon Jacobs has been suspended for 49ers' final three games of the regular season.
— Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) December 10, 2012
The 49ers decided to suspend Jacobs and not cut him because they know the New York Giants would likely pick him back up as they make a run at the playoffs. The Giants are depleted at the running back position and could use him right now since he already knows their offense.