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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

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  • Thu., Sep. 04, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    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
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Fri., Sep. 05, 2014 12:45 PM - 1:00 PM EDT Live Gruden Press Conference Redskins head coach Jay Gruden speaks to media following practice at Redskins Park in Loudoun County, Va. on Friday, September 5, 2014.
  • Fri., Sep. 05, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    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
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

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  • Mon., Sep. 08, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    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
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

Players

Rob Jackson
OLB #50
Height:
6-4
Weight:
259
College:
Kansas State
Hometown:
New Haven, CT, USA
Experience:
6

Transactions:

  • Originally selected by the Washington Redskins in the seventh round (242nd overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.
  • Waived by the Redskins on September 6, 2009, but signed to Washington’s practice squad on September 7, 2009.
  • Signed to the Redskins 53-man roster on November 30, 2009.
  • Waived by the Redskins on September 4, 2010, and signed to their practice squad on September 5, 2010.
  • Signed to the Redskins 53-man roster on December 21, 2010.
  • Re-signed with the Redskins on March 11, 2013.
  • Re-signed with the Redskins on April 4, 2014.

Transactions:

  • Originally selected by the Washington Redskins in the seventh round (242nd overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.
  • Waived by the Redskins on September 6, 2009, but signed to Washington’s practice squad on September 7, 2009.
  • Signed to the Redskins 53-man roster on November 30, 2009.
  • Waived by the Redskins on September 4, 2010, and signed to their practice squad on September 5, 2010.
  • Signed to the Redskins 53-man roster on December 21, 2010.
  • Re-signed with the Redskins on March 11, 2013.
  • Re-signed with the Redskins on April 4, 2014.

PRO

  • Enters 2014 having played in 54 career regular season games with 15 starts.
  • Credited by STATS, LLC with 63 tackles (43 solo), nine passes defensed, 7.5 sacks, five interceptions (one of which he caught in the endzone for a touchdown), three forced fumbles and one fumble recovery through the 2013 season.
  • Was one of the Redskins' breakthrough performers during their 2012 NFC East championship season, starting in place of injured Brian Orakpo starting in Week 3 and contributing four of the linebacking corps' 10 interceptions, the most by a group of linebackers in team history.

2013 (Redskins)

  • Appeared in 12 games and made one start.
  • Returned from a four-game suspension and played in his first game of the season at Dallas (10/13) and intercepted Tony Romo in the second quarter.
  • Was credited by coaches with 24 tackles (12 solo), two sacks, six quarterback pressures and one pass defensed.

2012 (Redskins)

  • Was one of the team's breakout contributors in 2012, playing in all 16 regular season games with 14 starts.
  • Took over as starter for the injured Brian Orakpo in Week 3 and was credited by coaches with 46 tackles (25 solo) and eight quarterback pressures for the season. Also had six passes defensed, 4.5 sacks, four interceptions, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and an interception return for a touchdown.

2011 (Redskins)

  • Appeared in all 16 regular season games.
  • Made nine tackles (seven solo), had one pass defensed.
  • Added three tackles on special teams.

 

2010 (Redskins)

  • Played in two games.
  • Made five tackles (three solo).
  • Had one sack and one forced fumble, which were both career firsts.

2009 (REDSKINS)

  • Played in five regular season games after spending the first 11 weeks on the Redskins’ practice squad.
  • Signed to the 53-man roster on November 30, 2009, and recorded his first career tackle (solo) vs. NO (12/6).

 

2008 (REDSKINS)

  • Played in three regular season games.
  • Tied for the team lead with two sacks and added six tackles, a forced fumble and a pass defensed during the preseason.

College

  • Started in 23-of-25 games and totaled 61 tackles and 6.5 sacks in two years at Kansas State.
  • Was selected to play for the East in the 2008 Hula Bowl.
  • Started 11-of-12 games and earned honorable mention All-Big 12 honors his senior season.
  • Had 25 tackles (13 solo) and two sacks.
  • Tied a career-high with two sacks against Auburn (9/1/07).
  • Started 12-of-13 games, earning honorable mention All-Big 12 honors as a junior.
  • Collected 36 tackles on the season and finished second on the team in both tackles for loss (8.5) and sacks (4.5).
  • Forced a fumble on a sack that was returned for a touchdown against Missouri (10/21/06).
  • Recorded four tackles and added a career-high two sacks against Texas (11/11).
  • Played in eight games at Fort Scott Community College in Fort Scott, Kan. in 2005.
  • Had 35 tackles (28 solo) and six sacks as a defensive end; Also played tight end and recorded four receptions for 90 yards.
  • Played in nine games at Fort Scott (Kan.) Community College in 2004.
  • Recorded 45 tackles (34 solo) and led the conference in sacks (9).
  • Majored in social science.

 

Personal

  • Prepped at West Haven High School in West Haven, Conn. where he earned All-area and All-state honors at defensive end in 2003.
  • Recorded 72 tackles, including 12 sacks his senior year and was considered the No. 16 overall prospect in New England by SuperPrep.
  • In 2012, joined fans at the annual Draft Day Party at FedEx Field.
  • Joined WRCF and local Marines to distribute more than 1,000 "Touchdown for Tots" toys to underserved area youth at the annual "Skins Santa Shoppe" for the second straight year. 
  • Majored in social science.
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 54 71 47 24 7.5 0 8 5 1 23 -- 17
2013 WAS 12 19 8 11 2 -- 1 1 0 4 4 4
2012 WAS 16 37 26 11 4.5 0 6 4 1 19 4.8 17
2011 WAS 16 10 8 2 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 WAS 2 3 3 0 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 WAS 5 1 1 0 0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
2008 WAS 3 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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