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Howard Balzer mentioned in an interview with the Tacoma News Tribune that the “feeling is” that RB Steven Jackson will have a new contract in place with the Rams before February 8th, which is the deadline for him to void his current contract.
Balzer adds that Jackson has his eyes set on becoming a top 10 all-time rusher and finishing out his career with the Rams.
Jackson, 29, has a $7 million player option for 2013, which he is expected to be voided if a deal isn’t reached by that point. If Jackson hits the open market, he will definitely find interest from teams that are looking for an upgrade at the position.
The Packers have been suggested as a potential suitor for months now given that GM Ted Thompson reportedly has an affinity for Jackson and the fact that their running game has been very suspect in recent years, but Green Bay has been reluctant to pay free agents in the past, so it really seems as though the Rams have the best shot at signing him.
We have Jackson listed as the...
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Steven Jackson’ s national face time has never been higher now that his NFL Shop merchandising ad is on the airwaves.
The attention may be a little to late as Jackson told the Associated Press that this season may be his final hoorah.
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St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson ended rumors that he would retire after this season by saying Sunday he'll be back next year. After the Rams' 20-13 loss to Seattle, Jackson told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, "I definitely plan on coming back." He may not be playing for the Rams next year, though. Jackson is expected to void the $7 million player...
Running back Steven Jackson will have the option to explore free agency after the season, raising the question of whether Sunday's finale at Seattle will be his final game in a St. Louis Rams uniform.
Jackson intimated Thursday that he might retire at the end of this season. Though he laughed as he said it, the 29-year-old running back didn't retreat from the idea when asked...
While talking to the media today, Rams running back Steven Jackson hinted that he might retire at the end of this season.
Jackson intimated Thursday that he might retire at the end of this season. Though he laughed as he said it, the 29-year-old running back didn’t retreat from the idea when asked how serious he was about the possibility
“If I have to write my story,” Jackson...
ST. LOUIS (AP) Running back Steven Jackson will have the option to explore free agency after the season, raising the question of whether Sunday's finale at Seattle will be his final game in a St. Louis Rams uniform.
Jackson intimated Thursday that he might retire at the end of this season. Though he laughed as he said it, the 29-year-old running back didn't retreat from...
Is Steven Jackson considering retirement? While he started the rumor, he ended that rumor after this weekend’s game against the Seahawks (Credit: AP Photo)
With the Saint Louis Rams out of the playoffs for the eighth straight season, running back Steven Jackson has not experienced the playoffs since his rookie year.
During this off-season, Jackson will be an unrestricted free agent...
Rams running back Steven Jackson hinted Thursday that he will consider retirement following this season, per the Associated Press.
“If I have to write my story,” Jackson said Thursday, via the Associated Press. “I’d rather go out like Barry Sanders and leaving people to want more than to leave too late.”
So far on the year, Jackson has rushed for 990 yards and four touchdowns...
Will Sunday be the final game that Steven Jackson dresses as a member of the St. Louis Rams? Even further, could Sunday be the last day of Steven Jackson’s career in the NFL? When asked by reporters about his plans after this season, Jackson suggested that Sunday might be his last game in the NFL.
“I’ve always thought about it from day one. I’ve always thought about what...
Running back Steven Jackson could be playing his last game in a St. Louis Rams uniform Sunday as the Rams play the Seattle Seahawks for their final regular season game.
The nine-year veteran will have the chance to explore free agency at the end of the season, but has also hinted he might just retire.
From the Associated Press:
Jackson intimated Thursday that he might retire...
I have a lot of respect for the Rams/49ers rivalry, but the divisional rival I hate the most is the Seattle Seahawks. The Rams have never beat the Seahawks twice in the same season, but the Rams haven't lost a divisional game this season.We already know that Steven Jackson is going to have his 8th straight 1,000 yard game season. He's only 10 yards away! We also know that...