NFL Draft 2017: Eddie Jackson Selected 112th Overall By Chicago In Fourth Round

Alabama football breaks its NFL Draft record as Eddie Jackson became the 10th Tide player chosen in the 2017 NFL draft. Chicago Bears drafted Jackson in fourth round. In the 2013 NFL Draft, Alabama set a school draft record with nine drafted players. With Eddie Jackson being selected in the fourth round of the 2017 […] NFL Draft 2017: Eddie Jackson Selected 112th Overall By Chicago...
Via Bama Hammer
April 29, 2017

Report: Former Alabama DB Eddie Jackson had minor surgery on Monday

Former Alabama DB Eddie Jackson reportedly had another surgery on the leg he injured during last football season just days before the 2017 NFL Draft. The good news? It was a relatively minor move for the draft hopeful. Jackson had a screw removed from his surgically repaired leg on Monday, per a report from NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport. The screw apparently was causing Jackson some discomfort...
Via SEC Country
April 26, 2017

Eddie Jackson Writes Open Letter To Teammates Before Peach Bowl

Eddie Jackson wrote an incredible heartfelt letter to his teammates before the Peach Bowl. Alabama’s Eddie Jackson won’t be playing in the College Football Playoff because he fractured his leg in the Tide’s October game against Texas A&M. That doesn’t mean that Jackson isn’t still with his team though. Over the last few years The […] Eddie Jackson Writes Open Letter...
Via Bama Hammer
December 30, 2016

Saban: Eddie Jackson has successful surgery to repair leg

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) Alabama safety Eddie Jackson had surgery to repair a fractured left leg. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said Tuesday that the operation ''went really, really well.'' Saban says Jackson shouldn't have any problems in the future and had overcome a similar but unrelated injury early in his career with No. 1 Alabama. The senior was injured on a punt return early...
Via Associated Press
October 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Alabama DB Eddie Jackson thanks everyone for prayers, well wishes

Eddie Jackson’s playing career at Alabama ended Saturday after fracturing his leg on Saturday in the Texas A&M game. The absence of the star defensive back and special teams player will be a huge loss to the Crimson Tide, but Jackson is maintaining a positive attitude, thanking everyone for their support and pledging to stay involved with the team in an Instagram post on Monday...
Via Saturday Down South
October 24, 2016

Alabama Football: How Losing Eddie Jackson Hurts Tide

Senior safety Eddie Jackson broke his leg while returning a punt in the fourth quarter, leaving the Alabama football secondary that has already shown itself somewhat vulnerable to the big play without one of its best weapons for the rest of the season. Somewhat lost in the shuffle of Alabama football’s 33-14 victory over No. 6 […] Alabama Football: How Losing Eddie Jackson Hurts...
Via Bama Hammer
October 24, 2016

Alabama sails into open date but must replace safety Jackson

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) Nick Saban wants his Alabama players to take a little break after a rugged stretch of games, so long as they don't get too comfortable. The top-ranked Crimson Tide polished off a third straight ranked opponent Saturday with a 33-14 victory over No. 9 Texas A&M in the defending national champions' second Top 10 matchup in a row. The Tide (8-0, 5-0 Southeastern...
Via Associated Press
October 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Eddie Jackson out for season with broken leg

Alabama senior defensive back Eddie Jackson suffered a fractured leg and is out for the season, Nick Saban said after the Crimson Tide’s win over Texas A&M on Saturday. Jackson suffered his injury on a punt return in the second half and was carted into the locker room: Jackson entered Saturday’s game with 21 tackles and an interception returned for a touchdown.
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Eddie Jackson returning to Alabama in 2016

Alabama star defensive back Eddie Jackson announced on Twitter that he would return to Tuscaloosa for his senior season in 2016. It Feel Good To Be Coming Back With My Brothers For Another Year…Lets Get It
Via Campus Sports Net
January 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama's defense welcomes back DePriest, Jackson

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) Alabama's defense is hoping for a boost from the return of linebacker Trey DePriest and cornerback Eddie Jackson. The second-ranked Crimson Tide could use their help, especially with starting defensive back Jarrick Williams sidelined for a month with a fractured bone in his foot. Alabama coach Nick Saban said the secondary ''didn't play very well at all'' against...
Via Associated Press
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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