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Ravens Waive CB Asa Jackson From I.R. With Settlement

The Baltimore Ravens waived CB Asa Jackson from injured reserve with a settlement on Thursday, according to the NFL transactions release. Jackson, 25, is a former fifth-round pick of the Ravens back in 2012. He spent the first three years of his career in Baltimore before he was waived as the team cut their roster down to 53 players this past weekend. Jackson was waived with the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Asa Jackson flies in for punt block to give Ravens life

Things were looking dire for Baltimore in Monday night's game in Arizona until a special teams breakthrough gave the Ravens new life.Asa Jackson, signed from the practice squad two weeks ago, sprinted through the middle of the Cardinals' punt team to block Drew Butler's punt with 4:40 left in the fourth quarter. Raheem Mostert scooped it up at the Arizona 5-yard line and was brought...
Via FOX Sports
October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Ravens bring CB Asa Jackson back to practice squad

Cornerback Asa Jackson is back in Baltimore after a two-day stay in New York. Jackson, released by the Ravens last Saturday, was claimed off waivers by the New York Giants, but was quickly given his walking papers on Tuesday without ever getting a chance to wear a Giants uniform. The Ravens pounced on the chance to bring back Jackson after he cleared waivers to finish off a hectic...
Via FOX Sports
September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants waive Jackson, Nix, both acquired on waivers Sunday

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have waived cornerback Asa Jackson and defensive tackle Louis Nix III just two days after they were awarded to the team on waivers. The Giants announced the moves Tuesday without announcing any corresponding roster moves. Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul reported to the team Monday so one of the open spots could be used for him, provided...
Via Associated Press
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants Claim DT Louis Nix & CB Asa Jackson

Jordan Raanan of reports that the Giants were awarded DT Louis Nix and CB Asa Jackson off of waivers on Sunday. The Texans somewhat surprisingly cut Nix loose just a year after taking him in the third-round of the 2014 draft. Nix, 24, is entering the second year of his four-year, $2,852,252 rookie contract that included a $575,252 ... The post Giants...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Ravens cut return specialist Asa Jackson among trim to 53

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) The Baltimore Ravens cut return specialist Asa Jackson in one of 17 moves to trim their roster to the mandatory 53-man limit Saturday. Defensive end DeAngelo Tyson and offensive lineman Jah Reid were other notable veterans to be let go. Both were members of the Ravens' last Super Bowl team in 2012. Jackson, a fourth-year cornerback, entered preseason as the...
Via Associated Press
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington Redskins DB Deshazor Everett Nearly Decapitates Ravens Punt Returner Asa Jackson

Deshazor Everett is one of those guys that is going to have to really impress the coaching staff in Washington in order to make the final roster. An undrafted out of Texas A&M, he was the best defensive back in one of college's worst secondaries, but he could do one thing really well--hit.He proved that Saturday night when he nearly decapitated Baltimore Ravens return man Asa...
Via FatManWriting
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens lose Asa Jackson for year, cornerback depth hits rock bottom

The Ravens seem to have a cornerback problem.  Who knew? Asa Jackson — the player who, two weeks ago, was the anointed savior of the secondary despite never starting a game entering this season and only just returning from IR with a designation to return — is out for the season.  It’s almost like he was never back. Except, the Ravens secondary problems — which were already...
Via cover32 - Ravens
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Asa Jackson placed on IR, will miss at least six weeks

The Ravens will be without Asa Jackson for longer than expected. His toe injury turned out to be of a more significant grade than previously assumed, and as a result, the Ravens third cornerback has been placed on the injured reserve list, with a designation to return.  That means Jackson will miss at least six games, and would be in line to return in Week 14 at the earliest. This...
Via cover32 - Ravens
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens Place CB Asa Jackson On Short-Term I.R.

The Baltimore Ravens announced Wednesday that they have placed CB Asa Jackson on injured reserve with the designation to return. The Ravens officially announced the signing of CB Dominique Franks as well. Ravens HC John Harbaugh mentioned that Jackson suffered a “very severely sprained toe” during Sunday’s loss to the Colts. Baltimore will be without Jackson for at least...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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