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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

Giants-Packers matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Jan. 12, 2012 @ 1:27 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the third of five key matchups in the Packers' divisional playoff game vs. the Giants Sunday at Lambeau Field.  

Giants CB Ross cleared to play

Posted Jan. 11, 2012 @ 7:28 p.m. ET
Despite numerous scares, it appears the Giants will be healthy for their playoff matchup with the Packers at Lambeau Field Sunday.

Georgia TE Orson Charles declares for draft

Posted Jan. 11, 2012 @ 2:23 p.m. ET
Georgia TE Orson Charles announced Wednesday that he is headed to the NFL.

Giants-Packers matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Jan. 11, 2012 @ 1:21 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the second of five key matchups in the Packers' divisional playoff game vs. the Giants Sunday at Lambeau Field.  

Giants-Packers matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Jan. 10, 2012 @ 5:18 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the first of five key matchups in the Packers' divisional playoff game vs. the Giants Sunday at Lambeau Field.  

The First Fifteen: Divisional round

Posted Jan. 10, 2012 @ 3:27 p.m. ET
Taking an early look at the best two days of football of the NFL season — the top four seeds are back in action — plus all the other developing stories around the league this week.

Giants brimming with confidence heading to Lambeau

Posted Jan. 09, 2012 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
The Giants believe they should have beaten the Packers in Week 13, but they can't let that regret linger into Lambeau Field.

Shorts and Shells: Wild-card edition

Posted Jan. 09, 2012 @ 1:14 a.m. ET
Tim Tebow provided an exciting finish to wild-card weekend, and his Broncos face a familiar coach next week: new Patriots offensive assistant Josh McDaniels.

Giants' lines peaking at right time

Posted Jan. 08, 2012 @ 5:43 p.m. ET
The offensive line's performance against the Falcons in the wild-card victory was vintage Giants power football. So was the pressure that the front line provided on defense.

Giants roll in wild-card win over Falcons

Posted Jan. 08, 2012 @ 4:39 p.m. ET
Hakeem Nicks sparked the Giants to a 24-2 rout of the Falcons in the NFC wild-card game Sunday, catching two TD passes from Eli Manning.

Grimes, Nicholas out for Falcons

Posted Jan. 08, 2012 @ 11:41 a.m. ET
The Falcons will be without two of their top defenders this afternoon when they face the Giants in the NFC wild-card game at MetLife Stadium.

Friday injury report for wild-card playoffs

Posted Jan. 06, 2012 @ 5:05 p.m. ET
Here is the Friday injury report for the wild-card round of the playoffs, showing the status of each injured player.

The jokers are wild

Posted Jan. 05, 2012 @ 9:16 a.m. ET
Tom Danyluk breaks down the four wild-card games and offers up his prediction for each.

The First Fifteen: Wild-card edition

Posted Jan. 03, 2012 @ 4:13 p.m. ET
In his "First Fifteen" column, Eric Edholm analyzes the wild-card matchups, teams that are making coaching and front-office moves and the playoff teams on bye.

Giants' pass rush must maintain recent excellence

Posted Jan. 02, 2012 @ 4:54 p.m. ET
If the Giants are going to beat the Falcons in the wild-card matchup on Sunday, the pass rush will have to remain a hot topic.

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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