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Jackson Jeffcoat
OLB #53
Plano, Texas

NFL debut: 10/19/14 (vs. TEN)... First NFL start: 12/28/14 (vs. DAL)... First sack: 12/20/14 (vs. PHI, Mark Sanchez).. First interception: 12/28/14 (vs. DAL, Tony Romo)

NFL debut: 10/19/14 (vs. TEN)... First NFL start: 12/28/14 (vs. DAL)... First sack: 12/20/14 (vs. PHI, Mark Sanchez).. First interception: 12/28/14 (vs. DAL, Tony Romo)

Originally entered the NFL with the Seattle Seahawks as a college free agent on May 10, 2014... Waived by the Seattle Seahawks on August 25, 2014... Signed to the Washington Redskins’ practice squad on September 2, 2014... Signed to the Redskins’ active roster from the practice squad on October 7, 2014... Waived on November 11, 2014... Signed to the Redskins’ practice squad on November 13, 2014... Signed to the Redskins’ active roster on December 16, 2014.


Played in three games as a rookie, making five tackles (two solo) and adding a sack and an interception... Made NFL debut vs. TEN (10/19)... Inactive at DAL (10/27) and at MIN (11/2)... Waived by the team on Nov. 11 but signed to the team’s practice squad two days later... Spent Weeks 10-15 on the team’s practice squad before being activated on Dec. 16... Recorded his first career sack vs. PHI (12/20), dropping Mark Sanchez for a loss among his two tackles on the day... Made his first career start vs. DAL (12/28), adding three tackles (one solo) and recording his first career interception on a fourth quarter throw by Tony Romo.

Appeared in 40 career games with 33 starts at Texas from 2010-13, tallying 203 tackles (100 solo), including 27.5 sacks and 60 tackles for loss, 41 quarterback pressures, three forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries... As a senior in 2013, was a consensus All-American and captured the Ted Hendricks Award as the nation’s top defensive end. Named first team All- American by Walter Camp, Associated Press and the American Football Coaches Association... Led the team in tackles (86), tackles for loss (22.0), sacks (13.0) and quarterback pressures (19), and tied for first in fumbles recovered (three) in 2013. Was the only FBS lineman to lead his team in tackles and ranked tied for third nationally in sacks (1.0 per game)... Earned the 2013 Big 12 Conference Defensive Player of the Year from the AP and San Antonio Express-News, and shared the coaches award with Jason Verrett of TCU.

Attended Plano West (Texas) H.S., where he was a prep All-American, twotime first-team all-state and all-area selection and a three-time first-team all-district selection at defensive end... Named to PARADE’s All-America High School Football Team and earned first-team All-USA honors by USA Today and EA SPORTS All-American first-team honors... Was a member of Rivals’ top 100 and ESPNU’s top 150 national prospects. Ranked as the best defensive end and second-best overall prospect by ESPNU and the best strong-side defensive end and 12th-best overall prospect by Rivals... Rated as the state’s best defensive end by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football... Recorded 259 tackles, 25.5 sacks, 56 tackles for loss, 42 pressures, four passes defensed, three forced fumbles, two interceptions, two blocked kicks and a touchdown over his final three seasons... Also a four-year letterman in basketball and earned three letters in track and field... Served as a celebrity waiter at Ruth’s Chris Steak House to benefit teammate Ryan Kerrigan’s Blitz for the Better foundation in 2014. Also helped renovate Leckie Elementary School’s library in Washington, D.C., distributed winter coats and Redskins knit hats and scarves to more than 300 children at the team’s annual Covered for the Holidays event and distributed toys for 1,100 children at the team’s annual Skins Santa Shoppe... Father, Jim, was a defensive lineman for the Dallas Cowboys (1983-94) and Buffalo Bills (1995-97), and is the current assistant coach/defensive line coach at the University of Colorado... Sister, Jacqueline, plays basketball for Texas State... Brother, Jaren, played basketball for Norwich University... Born on December 26, 1990.

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