Found November 13, 2011 on
Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson will not be in uniform for Sunday's game against the Cardinals after missing a team meeting, the Philadelphia Daily News reports. Jackson, who is in the second year of a contract dispute with the team, was originally reported to have been late to the meeting, but Les Bowen's follow-up report found that Jackson missed the meeting altogether. Jackson has 29 receptions for 503 yards and two touchdowns this season.
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Eagles starting wide receiver DeSean Jackson won’t play in the game today because he missed a team meeting on Saturday morning. He’ll be inactive for the game and it’s quite a sign about the attitude he has for playing football. I think Jackson is totally off the wagon. His attitude has just dissolved [...]
PHILADELPHIA — Two people familiar with the situation say Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson will be inactive against Arizona on Sunday because he missed a team meeting.
When do you hurt your team the most? When you miss a meeting and are consequently suspended for the following game. That is exactly what happened to Eagles star receiver DeSean Jackson when he missed a special teams meeting Saturday.The excuse was that Jackson overslept. When you are a leader on a team, you do not oversleep. You invest in a good alarm clock or two and make sure...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Two people familiar with the situation say Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson will be inactive against Arizona on Sunday because he missed a team meeting.
So, about that contract year breakout for DeSean Jackson... it might be over before it started.
@EaglesInsider: An #Eagles source confirms the @lesbowen report that WR DeSean Jackson will be inactive for today's game for missing a team mtg.
This is stunning news for fantasy owners getting ready for the stretch drive, but fits into a broader trend. The Philadelphia organization...