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To Play or Not to Play?

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So, should the Giants just rest Brandon Jacobs and his ailing knee until the playoffs? Or make sure to get him some additional regular season action to avoid any rust issues when the postseason rolls around?

"We will do the smart thing, the thing which is medically recommended," Giants coach Tom Coughlin said. The second part of that quote is not open to debate. If the Giants' medical staff deems Jacobs unfit to play, then he won't be in uniform Sunday night when they Giants face the Dallas Cowboys in Texas Stadium. But if he is healthy enough to suit up, the question becomes … what is the smart...

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