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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

Jets beat Giants for bragging rights in ugly game

Posted Aug. 29, 2011 @ 10:40 p.m. ET
Mark Sanchez threw a 17-yard touchdown pass to Santonio Holmes and the Jets capitalized on two big special-teams plays in 17-3 victory Monday night.

Giants must find out what TE Beckum can do

Posted Aug. 27, 2011 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
Down the list of concerns for the suddenly shaky Giants is the matter of the tight end and whether Travis Beckum can fill the bill.

Jets-Giants preseason game postponed until Monday

Posted Aug. 26, 2011 @ 7:36 p.m. ET
The Jets-Giants preseason game scheduled for Saturday at 2 p.m. ET has been postponed to Monday, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m. ET due to Hurricane Irene.

Jets-Giants preseason game time moved up

Posted Aug. 26, 2011 @ 10:08 a.m. ET
Concerns regarding a dangerous hurricane moving up the East Coast led the Giants and Jets to move up the time of their preseason game Saturday.

Giants add CB Williams

Posted Aug. 24, 2011 @ 6:35 p.m. ET
The Giants, looking to restock their secondary with players following severe injuries to several key contributors, have signed veteran CB Brian Williams.

Giants rookie DT Austin likely out for season

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 5:18 p.m. ET
Just hours after placing starting CB Terrell Thomas on injured reserve, the Giants announced that rookie DT Marvin Austin tore his pectoral muscle and is likely out for the season.

Giants place Thomas on I.R.; sign DT Kennedy

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 3:35 p.m. ET
The Giants officially placed CB Terrell Thomas on injured reserve Tuesday and signed veteran DT Jimmy Kennedy.

Thomas injury overshadows Giants' win over Bears

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 12:15 a.m. ET
The Giants had a near perfect night against Chicago, except for the season-ending knee injury to starting cornerback Terrell Thomas.

Giants lose CB Thomas for season

Posted Aug. 22, 2011 @ 11:40 p.m. ET
The Giants lost starting CB Terrell Thomas to a season-ending torn ACL in the final minute of the first half of the team's 41-13 preseason win over Chicago on Monday night.

Umenyiora surgery decision clearly was his own

Posted Aug. 20, 2011 @ 7:28 p.m. ET
One of the interesting elements of the Osi Umenyiora-Giants kerfuffle is that it's not over.

Report: MetLife Stadium to host Giants, Jets

Posted Aug. 19, 2011 @ 2:38 p.m. ET
MetLife has an agreement in place to purchase the naming rights to the New Meadowlands Stadium, according to several media outlets.

Giants DE Umenyiora out 3-4 weeks

Posted Aug. 19, 2011 @ 12:20 p.m. ET
Giants DE Osi Umenyiora will miss 3-4 weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Friday morning, the team announced.

Giants re-sign S Grant

Posted Aug. 16, 2011 @ 11:42 a.m. ET
The Giants have re-signed S Deon Grant, giving the team more flexibility and depth in the secondary.

NFC East training-camp reports

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 8:44 p.m. ET
The QB battle in Washington between John Beck and Rex Grossman continues to be a juicy story line, as PFW analyzes the key happenings in NFC East camps.

Even without new deal, Umenyiora to rejoin Giants

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 11:53 a.m. ET
DE Osi Umenyiora is returning to the Giants, despite the fact he has not been able to negotiate a new contract.

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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