Pro Bowl wideout DeSean Jackson met with the media on Thursday to discuss his long-awaited long-term deal with the team. Jackson signed a $51 million deal with the Philadelphia Eagles, which includes $15 in guaranteed money.
D-Jacc expressed a multitude of thanks during his press conference, to his family, to God, and to the Eagles organization. “To the city of Philadelphia, I wouldn’t have liked to see myself play anywhere else.”
Jackson said all of the right words to try to address his behavior from last season and provide assurances that he has matured. Said Jackson,
“Sitting back going into my fifth year in the NFL, it’s like night and day and I’m totally changed. I’m matured and I understand what it’s about now. I just look forward to the opportunity. I don’t want to look back anymore, like I said, because I’m at a point where I’m comfortable with my situation I’ve been dealt, and I’m going to go out and give it my all. It’s a challenge for myself. I live my life to go throug