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Tyson Jackson

Tyson Jackson - #94 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 296 lbs.
Birthday 06/06/1986
Birthplace New Orleans, LA
College LSU
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 1st round, 3rd pick by Chiefs

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
43 0 0

Chiefs OLB Hali suspended for Week One

Posted Aug. 20, 2012 @ 11:26 a.m. ET
The NFL suspended Chiefs OLB Tamba Hali for the first game of the regular season without pay for violating the league’s policy on substance abuse.

Chiefs S Lewis to miss time with shoulder injury

Posted Aug. 19, 2012 @ 7:55 p.m. ET
Starting S Kendrick Lewis is out with a right shoulder injury he sustained early in the Chiefs' preseason loss to the Rams on Saturday night.

Chiefs' Bowe signs franchise tender, reports

Posted Aug. 17, 2012 @ 1 p.m. ET
The Chiefs announced Friday that WR Dwayne Bowe has signed his franchise free-agent tender and has reported to camp.

Chiefs OT Willis retires

Posted Aug. 17, 2012 @ 12:28 p.m. ET
The Chiefs have announced that OT Ray Willis has decided to retire from the NFL.

Falcons among narrow Week One favorites

Posted Aug. 14, 2012 @ 2:34 p.m. ET
PFW's Mike Wilkening offers his take on four Week One games where linemakers have separated a pair of teams by less than three points.

Chiefs' offense shows versatility, imagination in opener

Posted Aug. 12, 2012 @ 1:45 p.m. ET
Brian Daboll's Chiefs offense showed balance, control, precision, power and finesse in two fine scoring drives with the first-team unit vs. Arizona.

Crennel says no knowledge of Bowe sighting

Posted Aug. 11, 2012 @ 6:59 p.m. ET
Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel says he has no knowledge of holdout WR Dwayne Bowe being spotted in Kansas City.

Chiefs, Cardinals take to field for joint practice

Posted Aug. 07, 2012 @ 9:53 p.m. ET
The Chiefs and Cardinals split a pair of practice fields Tuesday, placing nearly 200 players out there at one time.

Chiefs sign OT Willis

Posted July 31, 2012 @ 5:05 p.m. ET
The Chiefs announced on Tuesday that they have signed free-agent OT Ray Willis and waived FB Taylor Gentry.

Forecasting the 2012 playoff qualifiers

Posted July 30, 2012 @ 12:45 p.m. ET
PFW publisher Hub Arkush likes the Chiefs and RB Jamaal Charles to return to the postseason tournament in 2012.

Chiefs add LB Jones

Posted July 30, 2012 @ 10:29 a.m. ET
The Chiefs signed LB Edgar Jones and placed S Kyle McCarthy on injured reserve, the team announced Monday.

Chiefs celebrate health, even with Bowe out

Posted July 29, 2012 @ 2:51 p.m. ET
Injured Chiefs S Eric Berry, QB Matt Cassel, RB Jamaal Charles, TE Tony Moeaki and FS Kendrick Lewis all began camp with a healthy stamp of approval.

Chiefs ink first-round NT Poe

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 1:10 p.m. ET
The Chiefs signed No. 11 overall pick NT Dontari Poe, the team announced Thursday.

Chiefs sign OT Ugoh

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 12:26 p.m. ET
The Chiefs signed free-agent OL Tony Ugoh, the team announced Thursday.

Ex-player Walker sues NFL over concussions

Posted July 24, 2012 @ 2:38 p.m. ET
Derrick Walker has sued the NFL in federal court, accusing it of not warning him about the risk of football-related concussions.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 05, 2013
The Kansas City Chiefs have restructured Jackson's contract, freeing up space under the salary cap as free agency approaches.||||||| Jackson has become a valuable part of the defensive line, but not the star the Chiefs hoped when they selected him third overall in the 2009 draft. Partly as a result of that high selection, Jackson would have made $14.72 million and counted $17.5 million toward the cap this season.
Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Jackson (left foot) left a loss to Indianapolis on Sunday.||||||| Jackson injured his left foot.
Posted Aug. 07, 2009
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed Jackson, the team's first-round draft pick.||||||| Jackson, the third overall pick from LSU, is expected to help an anemic Chiefs pass rush that set the all-time NFL record for fewest sacks with 10 last season. Jackson had 18.5 sacks and 122 tackles in 53 games at LSU.

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