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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

Lockout limbo: Chargers report

Posted June 04, 2011 @ 10:08 a.m. ET
There are changes in San Diego following a disappointing 2010 season, including two new coordinators and the likely departure of some familiar faces.

Smith: No long-term contract for WR Jackson

Posted Feb. 19, 2011 @ 2:58 p.m. ET
Although the Chargers placed the franchise tag on WR Vincent Jackson earlier in the week, GM A.J. Smith said Friday he had no plan to negotiate a long-term contract with Jackson.

Naanee's fate likely sealed in San Diego

Posted Feb. 17, 2011 @ 11:07 a.m. ET
WR Legedu Naanee wasn't exactly on the top of the Chargers' free-agent priority list entering the offseason, but he might have just fallen to the bottom of it after last week's run-in with the law.

Chargers franchise WR Jackson

Posted Feb. 15, 2011 @ 1:56 p.m. ET
The Chargers have placed the "non-exclusive" franchise tag on WR Vincent Jackson, likely keeping him in San Diego for another season.

Ten most intriguing players of Week 16

Posted Dec. 22, 2010 @ 5:53 p.m. ET
Pat Fitzmaurice will be watching closely to see if Ravens RB Ray Rice follows up on his huge Week 15 performance with another superior effort against a Browns run defense that has been gashed by lesser running backs lately.

Chargers could bring back Jackson — on their terms

Posted Dec. 22, 2010 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
Just weeks ago, it appeared there was zero chance WR Vincent Jackson would be back in San Diego following the 2010 season, but that situation could be about to change.

Report: Chargers could put franchise tag on Jackson

Posted Dec. 21, 2010 @ 3:15 p.m. ET
The Chargers could consider placing a franchise tag on Jackson to keep him for one season, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

V-Jax shows what might have been with career day

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 12:36 p.m. ET
If Vincent Jackson had not held out for a majority of the season, we might be talking about him as one of the superstars of 2010. That became quite clear with his effort last Thursday night.

Jackson catches three TDs to lead Bolts

Posted Dec. 16, 2010 @ 11:50 p.m. ET
Vincent Jackson had a career-high three touchdown catches as the San Diego Chargers beat the San Francisco 49ers 34-7 on Thursday night to stay alive in the AFC West race.

Everything comes together as Bolts surge back into playoff race

Posted Dec. 13, 2010 @ 6:15 p.m. ET
Knowing a loss Sunday would likely end their playoff dreams, the Chargers did what we have become accustomed to them doing in December: dominated the competition.

Injury bug getting best of Bolts' receivers

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 9:44 a.m. ET
Chargers QB Philip Rivers has put himself in the mix for the MVP, but it hasn't been because of his receiving corps, which has been very shaky throughout 2010.

Chargers WR Jackson will likely miss Sunday's game

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 7:09 p.m. ET
Chargers WR Vincent Jackson will likely miss this Sunday's game against the Raiders, head coach Norv Turner said Monday.

Dominance of Manning shows Bolts belong in title talk

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 4:35 p.m. ET
Any questions about whether the Chargers are a legitimate Super Bowl contender were answered Sunday night — they are one of the league's most dangerous teams.

Jackson leaves first game back with calf injury

Posted Nov. 28, 2010 @ 9:14 p.m. ET
Chargers WR Vincent Jackson left Sunday night's game in the first half against the Colts with a calf injury and he will not return, according to NBC's Andrea Kremer.

Chargers activate WR Jackson, release PK Brown

Posted Nov. 23, 2010 @ 6:38 p.m. ET
The Chargers officially activated WR Vincent Jackson on Tuesday and released PK Kris Brown.

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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