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Vincent Jackson

Vincent Jackson - #83 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 230 lbs.
Birthday 01/14/1983
Birthplace Colorado Springs, CO
College Northern Colorado
Years played 9
Drafted 2005, 2nd round, 29th pick by Chargers

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Rec Yds TD
72 1384 8

Buccaneers sign OG Nicks to big deal

Posted March 14, 2012 @ 10:08 a.m. ET
The Bucs keep adding impact free agents, signing Pro Bowl OG Carl Nicks to a five-year, $47.5 million contract.

Bucs sign CB Wright

Posted March 14, 2012 @ 9:23 a.m. ET
A day after signing WR Vincent Jackson to boost their offense, the Buccaneers added to their defense, signing CB Eric Wright to a five-year deal.

Bucs gamble on Jackson with division rivals in mind

Posted March 14, 2012 @ 12:33 a.m. ET
After staying out of the free-agent melee for the past few offseasons, the Buccaneers took a tremendous risk, albeit one that could pay big dividends, on the first day of free agency.

Bucs make big move, sign WR Jackson

Posted March 13, 2012 @ 8:38 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers have made the first major splash of free agency, signing WR Vincent Jackson to a five-year deal on Tuesday evening.

The First Fifteen: Free-agency edition

Posted March 12, 2012 @ 10:23 p.m. ET
The NFL is on the verge of its annual round robin of free agents and teams filling out dance cards otherwise known as free agency, which begins Tuesday.

Woman sues Bucs' Talib for alleged threat

Posted March 08, 2012 @ 10:03 p.m. ET
A Tampa woman is suing Buccaneers CB Aqib Talib for allegedly threatening to "put a cap in" her during a traffic accident in December 2010.

Bucs hire Ligashesky to coach special teams

Posted March 08, 2012 @ 10:05 a.m. ET
Greg Schiano completed his staff in Tampa by hiring Bob Ligashesky as special-teams coordinator.

Report: Bucs place first-round tender on Bennett

Posted March 07, 2012 @ 5:10 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers have placed a first-round tender on DE Michael Bennett, according to ESPN's Pat Yasinskas.

Bucs announce offensive staff

Posted March 06, 2012 @ 12:40 p.m. ET
New Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano completed his offensive coaching staff on Tuesday, including QB coach Ron Turner.

PK Barth given franchise tag from Bucs

Posted March 05, 2012 @ 4:16 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers used their franchise tag on PK Connor Barth, announcing the move just minutes before Monday's deadline.

Bucs agree to four-year deal with OL Zuttah

Posted March 05, 2012 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
The Buccaneers announced Monday that OL Jeremy Zuttah has signed a four-year extension with the team.

Corner weighs heavily on Bucs' minds

Posted March 04, 2012 @ 1:45 p.m. ET
Sources still expect that signing a starting cornerback will be one of the Bucs' priorities in free agency.

Buccaneers' fantasy questions for the offseason

Posted March 02, 2012 @ 9:38 a.m. ET
Can LeGarrette Blount bounce back? That's just one of several fantasy football questions surrounding the Bucs this offseason. 

Bucs' Schiano: Changing culture will take time

Posted Feb. 24, 2012 @ 9:46 a.m. ET
PFW caught up with Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano before he departed the media center at the Combine Thursday.

Bucs hire DB coach Cooper

Posted Feb. 23, 2012 @ noon ET
The Buccaneers continue to mine the college ranks for their coaches, hiring LSU defensive backs coach Ron Cooper for the same job in Tampa.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Jan. 15, 2013
Jackson has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl, replacing Detroit's Calvin Johnson, who broke the NFL's single- season record for reception yards in 2012.||||||| Jackson led the Bucs with career bests of 72 receptions and 1,384 yards after signing with them as a free agent last winter, helping numerous fantasy owners to tremendous showings in their leagues along the way.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Jackson caught seven passes for 108 yards during Sunday's 28-13 loss to St. Louis.||||||| Jackson turned in his fifth 100-yard effort although he couldn't find the end zone. The ninth-year pro leads the Bucs with 69 receptions for 1,334 yards and eight touchdowns and has been everything the team envisioned they were getting when he signed a five-year, $55.55 million contract as a free agent after spending eight years with the San Diego Chargers.
Posted Dec. 17, 2012
Jackson caught six passes for 81 yards but was held out of the end zone on Sunday against New Orleans.||||||| Jackson has declined somewhat as a scoring threat as the season has progressed. He caught five touchdown passes in Tampa Bay's first six games but has scored only three times in eight games since.
Posted Dec. 10, 2012
Jackson hauled in six receptions for 131 yards and a touchdown during Sunday's 23-21 loss to Philadelphia.||||||| With 1,145 receiving yards, Jackson is 23 away from setting a new career high. His receiving TDs are tied for seventh in the league.
Posted Nov. 19, 2012
Jackson had six catches for 94 yards and a touch in Sunday's win over Carolina.||||||| V-Jax has sisx TDs in his last seven games.

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