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49ers’ Brandon Jacobs Suspended For Tweets

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Brandon Jacobs in 2012 game action. (Getty/Thearon W. Henderson)

Brandon Jacobs in 2012 game action. (Getty/Thearon W. Henderson)

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have suspended running back Brandon Jacobs for the final three games, after a series of posts on social media sites addressing his lack of playing time.

One of those posts during the weekend said he was “on this team rotting away.”

The 30-year-old Southern Illinois University-Carbondale alum has five carries for 7 yards while playing in only two games with the NFC West-leading Niners.

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