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Players

Tanard Jackson
DB #36
Height:
6-0
Weight:
193
College:
Syracuse
Hometown:
Potomac, Md.
Experience:
5

Transactions:

  • Originally drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fourth round (106th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.
  • Re-signed by the Buccaneers on Oct. 27, 2011.
  • Released by the Buccaneers on April 10, 2012.
  • Signed by the Washington Redskins as a free agent on April 13, 2012. 

Transactions:

  • Originally drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fourth round (106th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.
  • Re-signed by the Buccaneers on Oct. 27, 2011.
  • Released by the Buccaneers on April 10, 2012.
  • Signed by the Washington Redskins as a free agent on April 13, 2012. 

PRO

  • Enters 2014 having played in 56 games, with 56 starts.
  • For his career, he has 193 solo tackles, one sack, 10 interceptions, two touchdowns, 27 passes defensed, five forced fumbles and six fumble recoveries.

2013 (Redskins)

  • Spent the season on the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner list.

2012 (Redskins)

  • Spent the season on the Reserve/Suspended by the Commissioner list.

2011 (Buccaneers)

  • Started all 10 games he played in.
  • Tied for second on the team with two interceptions. Each came during the first two games of the season.
  • Had 46 tackles, including one for a loss and one fumble recovery.

2010 (Buccaneers)

  • Played in, and started two games.
  • Recorded 13 tackles, two tackles for a loss and one forced fumble.

2009 (Buccaneers)

  • Played in 12 games, starting all 12.
  • Tied for first on the team with five interceptions despite missing four games. Five interceptions was also a career-high.
  • Scored the first touchdown of his career against Carolina on Oct. 18.

2008 (Buccaneers)

  • Started all 16 games.
  • Posted a career-high 102 tackles, which was also fourth on the team.
  • Had one sack, one interception, seven passes defensed, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery.
  • Recorded a statistic in every defensive category.
  • Was also third on the team in special teams tackles, with 18.

2007 (Buccaneers)

  • Started all 16 games as a rookie.
  •  Transitioned from cornerback to safety.
  • Part of a Tampa Bay defense that was second in the NFL in total defense and first in pass defense.
  • He was second on the team with 12 passes defensed and tied for third on the team with two interceptions.
  • Recorded his first career interception against Indianapolis on Oct. 7.
  • Became the first Buccaneers rookie to start on defense on opening day since defensive end Regan Upshaw in 1996.

College

  • Played in 45 games with 34 starts.
  • Earned All-Big East Conference second-team honors as a senior at cornerback.
  • Totaled 165 tackles, 2.5 sacks. 8.5 tackles for a loss, five interceptions, and 14 passes defensed over his career.
  • Majored in communications and rhetorical studies.

Personal

  • Attended Bullis School (Potomac, Md.).
  • Set a school record 19 career interceptions.
  • Had 252 tackles, 3,121 yards rushing and 1,007 yards receiving and 39 total touchdowns.
  • Two-time first-team All-State selection.
  • In 2008, he provided home game tickets to children form the Metropolitan Ministries through T. Jackson’s Tacklers, which is his game day ticket program.
  • He visited Metropolitan Ministries to greet children and sort foo for the Holiday Assistance Program in November 2008.
  • Also hosted a football camp for 60 children from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa bay and MacDill Air Force base with the Buccaneers Rookie club in June 2007. 
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 56 239 212 27 1 0 27 10 2 196 -- 43
2011 TB 10 35 32 3 0 -- 3 2 0 59 29.5 43
2010 TB 2 8 8 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 TB 12 71 60 11 0 0 8 5 2 86 17.2 35
2008 TB 16 69 59 10 1 -- 3 1 0 25 25 25
2007 TB 16 56 53 3 0 -- 13 2 0 26 13 26

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Recent Videos

  • WK 3 Can't-Miss Play: Instant pick six for 'Skins

    Posted Sep 23, 2012

    Washington Redskins defensive end Rob Jackson picks off Andy Dalton in the Bengals' end zone for an instant score.

  • Locker Room: 8-25

    Posted Aug 25, 2012

    Redskins Head Coach Mike Shanahan, QB Robert Griffin III, RB Tim Hightower, and S Tanard Jackson spoke in the locker room following the 30-17 win over the Colts.