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Steven Jackson

Steven Jackson - #39 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 240 lbs.
Birthday 07/22/1983
Birthplace Las Vegas, NV
College Oregon State
Years played 10
Drafted 2004, 1st round, 24th pick by Rams

More running room leading to increased production for Jackson

Posted Oct. 25, 2010 @ 3:44 p.m. ET
Concerns about the Rams' offense caused many owners to pass on RB Steven Jackson this summer. But thanks to an improved passing game, Jackson is doing just fine.

Niners insider: Rachal shouldn't be starting

Posted Oct. 17, 2010 @ 12:40 a.m. ET
One team insider can't understand why Chilo Rachal is starting at right guard for the 49ers ahead of Adam Snyder, according to NFC West Whispers.

Rams sign RB Washington from Jets

Posted Sept. 28, 2010 @ 12:20 p.m. ET
The Rams have signed RB Chauncey Washington off of the Jets' practice squad, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Tuesday.

Fitz's Four-Course Fantasy Feast

Posted Sept. 23, 2010 @ 9:07 p.m. ET
WR Mark Clayton has been a revelation since arriving in St. Louis, writes Pat Fitzmaurice in "Fitz's Four-Course Fantasy Feast," which includes a salad course that serves up tastings of Michael Vick.

Undrafted Shields making noise for Packers

Posted Sept. 05, 2010 @ 5:11 p.m. ET
Word from Green Bay, according to our latest "Whispers," is that undrafted rookie Sam Shields has moved all the way up to the third CB spot for the Packers.

Insider: Seahawks will be Carroll's last job

Posted July 27, 2010 @ 5:01 p.m. ET
Seattle will be Pete Carroll's endgame as a head coach, says one NFL insider in "Audibles," predicting that Carroll's tenure there won't end well.

Rams' backup RB situation remains worrisome

Posted July 02, 2010 @ 10:08 a.m. ET
One of the Rams' biggest concerns is the lack of a decent complementary running back behind workhorse Steven Jackson, who is coming off back surgery.

Uncertainty abounds in Rams Nation

Posted Feb. 04, 2010 @ 11:22 a.m. ET
There are a lot more questions than answers at present regarding the potential sale of the Rams, the future of their marquee player and their first-round drafting strategy.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 14, 2013
The Atlanta Falcons have found their replacement for Michael Turner by agreeing to terms with free agent Steven Jackson on a three-year deal. The Falcons announced the agreement on Thursday, but did not release the terms.||||||| The 30-year-old Jackson had 1,042 yards rushing and four touchdowns with the Rams last season. It was his eighth straight season with more than 1,000 yards rushing. Jackson has 10,135 yards rushing, the most of any active player. He set career highs with 1,528 yards rushing and 13 touchdowns with St. Louis in 2006.
Posted Dec. 27, 2012
Jackson will have the option to explore free agency after the season, raising the question of whether Sunday's finale at Seattle will be his final game in a St. Louis Rams uniform. Jackson intimated Thursday that he might retire at the end of this season. Though he laughed as he said it, the 29-year-old running back didn't retreat from the idea when asked how serious he was about the possibility.||||||| He has expressed interest in ending his career with the only team he's played for as a professional, but he hasn't publicly committed to returning. Coach Jeff Fisher said the team wants him back, but Jackson's demands could price him out of a Rams uniform.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Jackson rushed for 81 yards and one TD in Sunday's 28-13 win over the Bucs.||||||| Jackson moved within 10 yards of reaching 1,000 for the eighth consecutive season.
Posted Dec. 17, 2012
Jackson ran for 73 yards on 13 carries on Sunday against Minnesota.||||||| Jackson also set season highs with eight catches for 77 yards to finish with 150 total yards on the day.
Posted Dec. 10, 2012
Jackson ran for 64 yards and a touchdown during Sunday's 15-12 win at Buffalo.||||||| Jackson had a good day, though fantasy owners were surely looking for more against one of the league's worst rush defenses. He faces the Minnesota Vikings at home in Week 15.

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