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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
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    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
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    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
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    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

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    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
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Players

DeSean Jackson
WR #11
Height:
5-10
Weight:
178
Age:
27
College:
California
Hometown:
Long Beach, CA
Experience:
7

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

REC
2
YDS
34
AVG
17
TDS
0

Transactions:

  • Originally drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the second round (49th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.
  • Designated Eagles' franchise player on March 1, 2012.
  • Re-signed with the Eagles on March 14, 2012.
  • Released by the Eagles on March 28, 2014.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins on April 2, 2014.

Transactions:

  • Originally drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the second round (49th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.
  • Designated Eagles' franchise player on March 1, 2012.
  • Re-signed with the Eagles on March 14, 2012.
  • Released by the Eagles on March 28, 2014.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins on April 2, 2014.

PRO

  • Driven competitor who is one of the league's most explosive playmakers.
  • Three-time Pro Bowler in 2009, 2010 and 2013 and became the first player in NFL history to earn a Pro Bowl berth at two positions in 2009.
  • Joined the Redskins as a free agent in the 2014 offseason after having previously appeared in 87 regular season games with 86 starts.
  • In his first six seasons with Philadelphia, amassed 356 receptions for 6,117 yards (17.2 avg.) with 32 receiving touchdowns and 57 rushing attempts for 373 yards (6.5 avg.) and three rushing touchdowns. Also returned 131 punts for 1,294 yards (9.9 avg.) with four touchdowns and has added 29 yards on four kick returns in that span.
  • Became one of only two players in NFL history to have recorded a rushing touchdown, receiving touchdown and a punt return touchdown in each of his first three seasons, joining Dick Todd, who accomplished the feat with the Redskins from 1939-41.
  • Scored 17 total touchdowns covering 50 yards or more, the most in the NFL, since entering the league in 2008.

2013 (Eagles)

  • Earned Pro Bowl honors for the third time in his career after logging career highs in receptions (82), yards (1,332), touchdowns (9) and 100-yard games (five).
  • Played in all 16 games, starting all 16 for the first time in his career.
  • Ranked ninth in the NFL in both yardage and yards per catch (16.2).
  • Market his third 1,000-yard season and his 82 catches were fourth-most in team history.

2012 (Eagles)

  • Played in 11 games, starting 11.
  • Caught 45 passes for 700 yards with two touchdowns.
  • Recorded seven receptions for 114 yards, including a 49-yarder vs. Baltimore (9/16).
  • Snared a 77-yard touchdown pass from Michael Vick at New Orleans (11/5) as part of a 100-yard night.

2011 (Eagles)

  • Played in 15 games, starting all 15.
  • Led the Eagles with 961 receiving yards and teamed with Jeremy Maclin and Brent Celek to become the first trio of Eagles to each post 800+ yards in team history.
  • At New York (11/20), set up a FG with a 32-yard catch from Vince Young, set up a touchdown with a 51-yard punt return and set up the game-winning touchdown with a 10-yard catch and run from Young on 3rd-and-4.
  • 62-yard touchdown from Michael Vick versus Washington (1/1) was his longest of the season, as he totaled four catches for 86 yards in the game.

2010 (Eagles)

  • Started all 14 games in which he appeared.
  • Led the Eagles with 1,056 receiving yards and led the NFL with a 22.5 yards per catch average.
  • Became the first WR to post a rushing and receiving touchdown in each of his first three NFL seasons since Jerry Rice (1985-87).
  • Snagged an 88-yard touchdown from Michael Vick on the first play at Washington (11/15), the longest opening play from scrimmage in team history.
  • Broke a fourth quarter tie in consecutive games at Dallas (12/12) and at NYG (12/19).

2009 (Eagles)

  • Played in 15 games, starting all 15.
  • Averaged 52.8 yards per score in 2009, the highest in NFL history among players with at least 10 touchdowns in a season, breaking a record set by Chicago's Harlon Hill (50.6 in 1956).
  • Led the NFL with a 15.2 punt return average, the fourth-highest single-season average in team history. Also returned two punts for touchdowns, tying Brian Westbrook for the most by an Eagle in a season.
  • His 18.6 yards per catch average finished second in the NFL among players with 30+ receptions and posted a then-career high in receiving yards (1,156), fourth-most in the NFC.
  • Garnered five NFC honors in the regular season: NFC Special Team POW at CAR (9/13) and at NYG (12/13), NFC Offensive POW at WAS (10/26) and NFC Special Team POM in September and December.

2008 (Eagles)

  • Played in all 16 games, starting 15.
  • Led the team and finished second among all NFL rookie receivers in receptions (62) and receiving yards (912) in 2008.
  • Scored touchdowns via rushing, receiving and punt return in 2008, becoming the 12th player in Eagles history to achieve that feat and the first since RB Brian Westbrook in 2003.
  • Started in his NFL debut versus St. Louis and recorded six catches for 106 yards - the second-highest total in team history for a rookie.
  • Recorded a 21.8-yard average on five punt returns, including returns of 62 and 30 yards in a playoff win in the NFC Wild Card Round at MIN (1/4). His 109 punt return yards were the most ever in an Eagles postseason games and his 62-yard return was the second-longest in Eagles postseason history.

College

  • Played collegiately at California from 2005-07, appearing in 36 games with 34 starts.
  • Recorded 162 career receptions for 2,423 yards (15.0 avg.) with 22 receiving touchdowns and added 24 rushing attempts for 199 yards (8.3 avg.) and one rushing touchdown. Also returned 38 career punts for 633 yards (16.7 avg.) with six touchdowns.
  • As a junior in 2007, caught 65 passes for 762 yards (11.7 avg.) and six touchdowns en route to first-team AFCA All-American honors. Added All-Pac-10 Conference second-team honors as a receiver and punts returned, gaining 132 yards and a TD on 11 carries (12.0 avg.) and returning 12 punts for 129 yards (10.8 avg.).
  • Captured the inaugural Randy Moss Award as the top return man in the nation and earned consensus All-American honors as a returner in 2006, leading the NCAA with an 18.2-yard average and school and league season-records with four touchdowns on 25 punt returns for a school-record 455 yards.
  • Was named first-team All-Pac 10 Conference as a receiver and punt returner after starting all 13 games at receiver, hauling in 59 passes for a career-high 1,060 yards (18.0 avg) and nine touchdowns.
  • As a true freshman in 2005, started 10 of 11 games at receiver, finishing with 38 catches for 601 yards (15.8 avg) and seven TDs.

Personal

  • Attended Long Beach (Ca.) Polytechnic H.S., where he received the 2004 Glenn Davis Award from the Los Angeles Times as Southern California's Player of the Year.
  • Registered 60 receptions for 1,075 yards and scored 15 total touchdowns as a senior in leading his team to a CIF Southern Section championship. Also played emergency defensive back in section of title game against Los Alamitos H.S. and recorded two interceptions, including one he returned for a 68-yard touchdown.
  • Earned U.S. Army All-American Bowl Most Valuable Player honor in San Antonio after he caught seven passes for 141 yards and passed for a 45-yard touchdown.
  • Created the DeSean Jackson Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer in honor of his father, Bill, who passed away from pancreatic cancer in 2009. The foundation raises money and awareness and also works to improve the quality of life for patients and their immediate family members.
  • In 2011, when then-13-year-old Nadin Khoury made a brave appearance on "The View" to tell his story of being beaten by six older students to a national TV audience, Jackson made it a point to visit him on set and lift his spirits. Jackson regularly speaks with Nadin and took him to the ESPYs as a special guest.
  • Graced the cover of EA Sports NCAA Football 2009.
  • In 2011, took part in a Nike and Foot Locker TV ad along with NBA stars Amar'e Stoudemire and Chris Bosh. Also appeared with Ray Lewis, Shawne Merriman, and Tony Gonzalez on a Funny or Die web show entitled "Field of Dreams 2: NFL Lockout with Taylor Lautner."
  • In 2010, was joined by Dwight Howard, Chris Johnson, Tyson Gay, Maurice Green, and Shaquille O'Neal in a relay race on an episode of ABC's "Shaq Vs."
  • Majored in social welfare
  • Is the founder and CEO of Jaccpot Records and has five artists in that record label company as of the 2014 offseason.
  • Has four older brothers who all played football in college - Byron (San Jose St.), Derrick (Idaho St.), Travis (Utah St.) and Jay (Santa Monica Junior College). Also has an older sister, Adreea.
  • Born on Dec. 1, 1986.
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 356 6,117 17.2 91 32 57 373 6.5 67 3 14 5
2013 PHI 16 16 82 1,332 16.2 61T 9 3 2 0.7 8 0 1 0
2012 PHI 11 11 45 700 15.6 77T 2 3 -7 -2.3 5 0 1 0
2011 PHI 15 15 58 961 16.6 62T 4 7 41 5.9 18 0 1 1
2010 PHI 14 14 47 1,056 22.5 91T 6 16 104 6.5 31T 1 4 1
2009 PHI 15 15 62 1,156 18.6 71T 9 11 137 12.5 67T 1 3 1
2008 PHI 16 15 62 912 14.7 60 2 17 96 5.6 21 1 4 2

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