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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 OLT Beatty to have retina surgery

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 4:55 p.m. ET
Giants OLT Will Beatty will have surgery Thursday to repair a detached retina in his right eye, the team announced Wednesday.

Giants sign CB Blackmon

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 4:11 p.m. ET
The Giants signed veteran CB Will Blackmon and placed CB Michael Coe on injured reserve on Wednesday.

They Said It: Week of Nov. 20

Posted Nov. 22, 2011 @ 7:33 p.m. ET
Lions DT Ndamukong Suh on how his team stacks up against Thursday's opponent, the undefeated Packers, quoted on packers.com: "By all means, do I think our team is at their level, to be able to play against them ...

The First Fifteen: Week 12

Posted Nov. 22, 2011 @ 1:21 p.m. ET
Previewing the three terrific Turkey Day games; the crucial Giants-Saints Monday-nighter; Matt Leinart's first start for the Texans; and much more.

'Pathetic' run game grounding Giants

Posted Nov. 21, 2011 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was livid after his team's 17-10 loss to the Eagles Sunday night, calling the team's 29-yard rushing effort "pathetic."

Shorts and Shells: Week 11

Posted Nov. 21, 2011 @ 4:20 a.m. ET
The Thanksgiving teams go 6-0 in Week 11; Raheem Morris gets too aggressive; some offensive rookies hit the wall; and much more.

Young leads Eagles to key victory

Posted Nov. 21, 2011 @ 12:05 a.m. ET
Vince Young threw a go-ahead 8-yard touchdown pass to Riley Cooper with 2:45 to play and the undermanned Eagles finally got things right in the fourth quarter, posting a 17-10 victory over the Giants.

Eagles' Vick, Maclin officially out vs. Giants

Posted Nov. 19, 2011 @ 2:23 p.m. ET
Eagles QB Michael Vick and WR Jeremy Maclin have officially been ruled out for the team's Week 11 game against the Giants. Neither player traveled with the team to New York.    

Giants' O-line slowly rounding into form

Posted Nov. 18, 2011 @ 4:10 p.m. ET
The Giants' offensive line hasn't been a strength all season, but the play up front has improved of late.

Source: Eagles will turn to Young if Vick is out

Posted Nov. 17, 2011 @ 3:30 p.m. ET
The status of Michael Vick is unknown for the Sunday-night game against the Giants, but if he cannot play the Eagles will turn to Vince Young.

One dead at club where N.Y. Giants player partied

Posted Nov. 16, 2011 @ 12:28 p.m. ET
One man was shot dead and two other people were injured at a trendy nightspot where Giants WR Victor Cruz was partying with friends.

The First Fifteen: Week 11

Posted Nov. 15, 2011 @ 1:39 p.m. ET
Taking an early look at the Week 11 contests of note, including Falcons-Titans, Bengals-Ravens, Eagles-Giants and plenty more.

49ers hang on, top Giants 27-20

Posted Nov. 13, 2011 @ 7:51 p.m. ET
49ers DE Justin Smith batted down Eli Manning's pass in the waning seconds of the New York quarterback's comeback try, stopping the Giants for a 27-20 victory Sunday in a matchup of NFC division leaders.

They Said It: week of Nov. 6

Posted Nov. 11, 2011 @ 5:50 p.m. ET
Jets head coach Rex Ryan on what he bought QB Mark Sanchez for his birthday, quoted from his weekly press conference: "I think my wife got him a scarf, you know that scarf look. I don't know. I never ...

Giants' Scott could be weapon to watch

Posted Nov. 11, 2011 @ 11:46 a.m. ET
With Ahmad Bradshaw injured, keep an eye on Giants rookie RB Da'Rel Scott, who could see a Bradshaw-like vault up the depth chart.

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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