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Lawrence Jackson

Lawrence Jackson - #94 - DE

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 271 lbs.
Birthday 08/30/1985
Birthplace Inglewood, CA
College USC
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 1st round, 28th pick by Seahawks

2011 free-agent tracker, by position

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 9:31 p.m. ET
Follow the movement of the 2011 free agents in this list, broken down by position.


Posted Nov. 24, 2011
Jackson was the only noteworthy player on the inactive list for either team Thursday.||||||| Jackson, who has 4 1/2 sacks this season, was out for a second straight game with a thigh injury.
Posted Aug. 18, 2010
The Lions acquired Jackson from Seattle for an undisclosed draft pick in 2011 on Wednesday.||||||| Jackson had seemed to lose his place in Seattle's defense this summer. He was not big enough to be the run-stopping end the Seahawks want, and is not yet enough of a proven pass rusher to become a specialist. Jackson started 24 of 31 games in his two seasons with Seattle. He had a career-high 4 1/2 sacks last season.
Posted July 25, 2008
Seahawks top draft choice Lawrence Jackson has reported to training camp and is practicing with the team.||||||| Jackson, the 28th pick from Southern California, agreed to an $11.25 million, five-year contract Friday morning, according to a person familiar with the deal. The contract includes a $6.1 million signing bonus, said the person who requested anonymity because the team did not release the terms of the deal.