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The Washington Redskins make their first round of cuts

The Redskins first round of cuts came in yesterday, headlined by veteran linebacker Rob Jackson. Jackson has spent much of his career with Washington backing up Brian Orakpo, but the emergence of Adrian Robinson and Gabe Miller, along with the addition of Everette Brown, had put Jackson on the bubble early in camp. A seventh-round draft pick, Jackson was the final member of the Redskins’...
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August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

LB Rob Jackson among 1st set of Redskins cuts

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Veteran linebacker Rob Jackson is among the first set of players cut this week by the Washington Redskins as the team gets closer to setting its 53-man roster for the regular season. Jackson was a seventh-round draft pick in 2008 and played six seasons with the Redskins, mostly as a pass-rush specialist in spot duty. Fourteen of his 15 career starts came in 2012...
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August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Release Rob Jackson; First Roster Cutdown to 75 is Underway

Redskins Release Rob Jackson; First Roster Cutdown to 75 is Underway According to multiple sources, the Washington Redskins have released outside linebacker Rob Jackson, who has been with the team since being drafted in 2008. Only Santana Moss and Kedric Golston have had a longer tenure in DC than Jackson. Jackson has been a reserve [...]
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins cut LB Rob Jackson

The Washington Redskins (along with the other 31 NFL teams) must cut down their roster from a maximum of 90 players to 75 by Tuesday’s deadline. Those cuts have begun to start, as head Jay Gruden hinted to the previous week. According to Mike Jones of the Washington Post, the Redskins have released linebacker Rob Jackson. Rob Jackson has been cut source says. — Mike Jones (@MikeJonesWaPo...
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August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Release Veteran OLB Rob Jackson

  Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports that the Redskins have released veteran OLB Rob Jackson as they trim their roster down to 75 players. Jackson, 28, re-signed with the Redskins back in April and received a one-year contract worth $795,000. Two years ago, he made 14 starts in place of an injured OLB Brian Orakpo and produced 4.5 sacks. In 2013, Jackson was limited to...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins re-sign linebacker Rob Jackson

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Linebacker Rob Jackson re-signed with the Washington Redskins, returning to the only NFL team he's played for.
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent OLB Rob Jackson Scheduled To Visit Raiders

Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports that Redskins free agent OLB Rob Jackson will be visiting the Raiders this week. Jackson, 28, is one of the best pass-rushers available in what is a watered-down market for edge players right now. Two years ago, he made 14 starts in place of an injured OLB Brian Orakpo and produced 4.5 sacks. In 2013, Jackson was limited to playing just 186...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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