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Brandon Myers

Brandon Myers - #83 - TE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 256 lbs.
Birthday 09/04/1985
Birthplace Prairie City, IA
College Iowa
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 6th round, 29th pick by Raiders

Thursday practice report for conference championships

Posted Jan. 19, 2012 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
Here is the Thursday practice report for the two conference championship games.

The conference confluence

Posted Jan. 19, 2012 @ 1:58 p.m. ET
Tom Danyluk has some thoughts on last weekend's divisional round and picks the winners in this weekend's conference championship games.

Rolle confident in Giants' chances vs. 49ers

Posted Jan. 18, 2012 @ 4:30 p.m. ET
Giants S Antrel Rolle took offense to 49ers TE Vernon Davis' claim that he was rooting for the Giants against the Packers.

Manning skips out on part of Wednesday's Giants practice with illness

Posted Jan. 18, 2012 @ 2:23 p.m. ET
Giants QB Eli Manning missed part of Wednesday's practice with a "stomach bug."

Gov. Christie calls for New Jersey victory parade

Posted Jan. 18, 2012 @ 2:07 p.m. ET
New Jersey governor Chris Christie wants the Giants to hold their potential Super Bowl parade in New Jersey, where the team's stadium is located.

The First Fifteen: Conference championship edition

Posted Jan. 17, 2012 @ 3:43 p.m. ET
PFW's Eric Edholm looks ahead to the AFC and NFC championship games and considers the fallout for the losers in the divisional playoff round.

Divisional weekend sets ratings records

Posted Jan. 17, 2012 @ 12:48 p.m. ET
The 49ers, Giants, Ravens and Patriots all advanced last weekend in the NFL playoffs, and a record-setting number of Americans saw them do it.

Cruz named 2011's Most Improved Player

Posted Jan. 17, 2012 @ 12:29 p.m. ET
Giants WR Victor Cruz — the PFW/PFWA Most Improved Player of 2011 — has brought the party to New York with his incredible dance to fame.

Lessons from San Fran: Giants can win

Posted Jan. 16, 2012 @ 4:09 p.m. ET
If there's something to be learned from the Giants' 27-20 loss to the 49ers back in Week 10, it's that they can match up and beat them in the rematch.

Shorts and Shells: Divisional round

Posted Jan. 16, 2012 @ 12:26 a.m. ET
A few of the game's better tight ends, including the 49ers' Vernon Davis, shined in the divisional round of the playoffs, and the pressure will be on Joe Flacco to get Baltimore to the Super Bowl.

Giants will need healthy Canty against 49ers

Posted Jan. 15, 2012 @ 9:18 p.m. ET
The news that DT Chris Canty, who appeared to injure his leg in the victory over Green Bay, is healthy comes as a huge relief to the team.

Manning, Giants stun Packers

Posted Jan. 15, 2012 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
Eli Manning threw three touchdown passes and the Giants shocked the Packers 37-20 in an NFC divisional playoff game Sunday

Readers: Saints had best shot of winning on road

Posted Jan. 15, 2012 @ 8:08 p.m. ET
Respondents to a PFW web poll overwhelmingly believed the Saints were the answer to the question, "Which road team has the best shot at winning in the divisional round?"

Few surprises among Giants-Packers inactives

Posted Jan. 15, 2012 @ 3:24 p.m. ET
The inactives for Sunday's Giants-Packers game have been announced. The winner faces the 49ers next Sunday in the NFC Championship game.

Giants-Packers matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Jan. 14, 2012 @ 1:08 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the fifth of five key matchups in the Packers' divisional playoff game vs. the Giants Sunday at Lambeau Field.  

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 17, 2013
Myers has signed with the New York Giants as a free agent.||||||| Myers spent the first four seasons of his career with the Oakland Raiders. He's played in 58 career games with 28 starts and posted his best season in 2012, when he started all 16 games and had career-high totals of 79 receptions for 806 yards and four touchdowns.
Posted Dec. 03, 2012
Myers hauled in a career-high 14 receptions for 130 yards and a score in Sunday's 20-17 loss to Cleveland.||||||| Myers continues to post very impressive numbers and now has 69 catches - the third-most in the league among tight ends.
Posted Nov. 12, 2012
Myers is emerging as a fantasy sleeper for owners looking for help at tight end.||||||| Myers has been targeted 40 times in his last five games to rank within the league's top 15. If you are looking for an unheralded player who can make some fantasy noise and provide an extra edge, it could be Myers - the kind of player who can make a difference in close leagues.
Posted Dec. 20, 2009
Myers will not return to Oakland's game at Denver because of a concussion.||||||| Myers caught a 6-yard pass from Charlie Frye with 5:19 left before halftime, his only reception of the game. Myers has four receptions for 19 yards in nine games this season.
Posted July 20, 2009
The Raiders have agreed to a four-year contract with Myers.||||||| The tight end, a sixth-round pick from Iowa, is the first of Oakland's seven selections to sign a contract. The Raiders already cut ties with one of their picks, releasing defensive end Stryker Sulak last week. Myers is a blocking tight end, who was brought in to allow starting Zach Miller to spend more time as a downfield receiver.

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