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Baggy Day Notebook: Jacobs Vows to be The Man

Moments before mentor Tiki Barber drew a huge crowd around his locker one last time, Jacobs stood before his own locker and dared anyone to try to take away his job as Barber's probable successor.

"There is not any doubt in my mind," Jacobs said, "that the running back of the future of the Giants' team is standing right here in front of my locker." If there is any doubt in the minds of more influential people within the organization, the Giants will sign a veteran running back to compete with Jacobs in training camp. The 6-4, 264-pound power back welcomed the challenge. "I won't be upset...

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