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Philadelphia Eagles

DeSean Jackson

DeSean Jackson - #10 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 175 lbs.
Birthday 12/01/1986
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
College California
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 2nd round, 18th pick by Eagles


Rec Yds TD
45 700 2

Eagles place WR Jackson on I.R.

Posted Nov. 27, 2012 @ 12:24 p.m. ET
The Eagles will place WR DeSean Jackson on injured reserve with fractured ribs, head coach Andy Reid announced Tuesday.

Eagles sticking with Johnson as punt returner

Posted Sept. 28, 2012 @ 11:44 a.m. ET
There was some talk this week that DeSean Jackson could return to punt-returning duties in light of rookie Damaris Johnson’s struggles in that role.

Week Four fantasy tips: WRs

Posted Sept. 27, 2012 @ 3:09 p.m. ET
PFW's late-week fantasy tips have Randall Cobb and Wes Welker set for big weeks, while Jeremy Maclin is a better option than DeSean Jackson.

Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Sept. 21, 2012 @ 5:52 p.m. ET
Giants S Kenny Phillips was among many players fined on Friday for actions taken in Week Two games.

Week Three fantasy tips: WRs

Posted Sept. 20, 2012 @ 2:50 p.m. ET
PFW's late-week fantasy WR tips say things look good for wide receivers in New England, and the Bengals have a number of quality options.

Week Two live fantasy injury updates

Posted Sept. 16, 2012 @ 3 p.m. ET
Eagles WRs Jeremy Maclin and DeSean Jackson are both active for Philadelphia's game against the Ravens.

Eagles' Jackson to make $50K donation to charity

Posted Sept. 11, 2012 @ 9:35 a.m. ET
Eagles WR DeSean Jackson will donate $50,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project. 

These players would make intriguing Olympians

Posted July 27, 2012 @ 2:34 p.m. ET
It can be fun to think about which current NFL players might make great Olympians. We investigate the possibilities.

Eagles' Asomugha, Avant see greener pastures ahead

Posted April 08, 2012 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
Eagles teammates Nnamdi Asomugha and Jason Avant took time out from a service project to talk about their excitement for next season.

Fantasy spin: DeSean Jackson

Posted March 14, 2012 @ 9:21 p.m. ET
DeSean Jackson has his payday, but will he now respond with elite numbers, and is he even an elite WR? William Del Pilar breaks it down.

Eagles roll dice on difficult DeSean

Posted March 14, 2012 @ 6:15 p.m. ET
The Eagles and WR DeSean Jackson have gone through their share of ups and downs the past few seasons, but their relationship apparently is on an upswing.

Eagles reward WR Jackson with long-term deal

Posted March 14, 2012 @ 4:37 p.m. ET
DeSean Jackson and the Eagles agreed to a five-year contract, eliminating the need for the franchise tag.

Eagles place franchise tag on WR Jackson

Posted March 01, 2012 @ 4:23 p.m. ET
The Eagles have placed the franchise tag on WR DeSean Jackson, the team announced on Thursday. He is the first player to receive the tag this offseason.

Free-agent scouting report: Eagles WR DeSean Jackson

Posted Feb. 20, 2012 @ 2:52 p.m. ET
The Eagles have limited WR DeSean Jackson's movement as a free agent by placing the franchise tag on him.

Report: Eagles will franchise WR Jackson

Posted Feb. 13, 2012 @ 9:31 a.m. ET
The Eagles will keep WR DeSean Jackson off the free-agent market by applying the franchise tag, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.


Posted Nov. 27, 2012
The Philadelphia Eagles will place wide receiver DeSean Jackson on injured reserve after he sustained multiple rib fractures in Monday night's loss to Carolina.||||||| Jackson leads the team with 45 catches and 700 yards receiving, but has only two touchdowns. Coach Andy Reid says the injury could take six weeks to heal.
Posted Nov. 26, 2012
Jackson left the Eagles' game against Carolina on Monday with an injury.||||||| Jackson did not return after suffering a sternum injury in the first quarter. X-rays were negative.
Posted Nov. 06, 2012
Jackson caught three passes for 100 yards, including a 77-yard TD in Monday's 28-13 loss to New Orleans.||||||| Jackson is on pace to set a career high with 74 receptions and 1,248 yards.
Posted Sept. 17, 2012
Jackson had seven receptions for 114 yards in Sunday's 24-23 win over Baltimore.||||||| Jackson is averaging 17.4 yards per catch.
Posted Sept. 16, 2012
Jackson and Jeremy Maclin are in the starting lineup for the Eagles against the Baltimore Ravens.||||||| Jackson and Maclin were both listed as questionable on Friday's injury report. Jackson has a hamstring injury.