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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 might hone in on offensive line

Posted April 03, 2011 @ 2:48 p.m. ET
Offseason surgeries for OL Rich Seubert, Shaun O'Hara and Adam Koets have led to a groundswell among Giants fans for the team to draft Florida OG-C Mike Pouncey.

Report: O'Hara undergoes second surgery

Posted March 31, 2011 @ 10 a.m. ET
Giants C Shaun O'Hara underwent his second surgery of the offseason this week. This procedure cleaned out his left ankle and Achilles tendon.

Forgotten: Jim Lee Howell

Posted March 28, 2011 @ 10:55 a.m. ET
Jim Lee Howell coached in three NFL title games and helped launch two Hall of Fame coaching careers. Unfortunately, he wasn't able to win the respect of his peers. 

Giants coaches allowed to congratulate new dad Eli

Posted March 24, 2011 @ 6:39 p.m. ET
Giants employees won't violate NFL lockout rules by offering congratulations to Eli Manning, his wife and new daughter.

Taylor receives probation, declared sex offender

Posted March 22, 2011 @ 1:38 p.m. ET
Hall of Fame OLB Lawrence Taylor will become a registered sex offender today after a ruling in a New York courthouse.

NFC team needs

Posted March 21, 2011 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
The Vikings are looking for a successor to QB Brett Favre, as PFW identifies the top three draft needs of each NFC team.

Asomugha to Giants seems unlikely

Posted March 17, 2011 @ 9:37 p.m. ET
Giants DE Justin Tuck says he'll recruit free-agent CB Nnamdi Asomugha to come to New York, but we hear that marriage is unlikely to happen.

Liuget, Leshoure stand out at Illinois' pro day

Posted March 16, 2011 @ 6:52 p.m. ET
DT Corey Liuget and RB Mikel Leshoure stood out at Illinois' pro day in limited workouts. LB Martez Wilson started slowly but improved as the day went on.

Giants' Mara says fans can defer season-ticket payment until CBA is in place

Posted March 16, 2011 @ 6:36 p.m. ET
The Giants are the only NFL team will not require fans to make any payments for their season tickets until a new CBA is worked out.  

Former Giants personnel director Boisture dies

Posted March 11, 2011 @ 2:27 p.m. ET
Tom Boisture, the Giants' former director of player personnel, died Friday morning of a form of leukemia. He was 79.

Syracuse to play additional games at New Meadowlands

Posted March 10, 2011 @ 3:07 p.m. ET
The Syracuse Orange have extended their relationship with the New Meadowlands Stadium to play games in the home of the Jets and Giants through 2038.

Giants assistant leaves for LSU

Posted March 09, 2011 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
Giants assistant special-teams coach Thomas McGaughey has left New York to become LSU's special-teams/defensive line coach.

Tiki Barber set to make NFL return

Posted March 08, 2011 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
Tiki Barber, who last played in the NFL in 2006, has Barber has filed papers with the league to officially come out of retirement.

Burress to be released from jail in June

Posted March 05, 2011 @ 4:04 p.m. ET
Former Giants WR Plaxico Burress will be released from prison June 6, three months early.

Extensions agreed to for Giants returners Hixon and Reynaud

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 2:08 p.m. ET
The Giants announced that they have reached contract extensions with two of their top kick returners, Domenik Hixon and Darius Reynaud.

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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