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  • Thu., Jun. 30, 2016 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT Andy Pollin Andy Pollin on ESPN 980
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    Join Doc Walker, B-Mitch and Scott Jackson weekday afternoons at their new, expanded time – 1pm-4pm on ESPN 980!

  • Thu., Jun. 30, 2016 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM EDT The Sports Reporters

    Coming up today on the Sports Reporters:  Czaban and Andy are in.   Chris Knoche joins the guys in studio from 5-7pm.  Andy is back from his one week stay at home vacation.    Billy Hurley III wins the Quicken Loans National.   Wizards out of the Kevin Durant chase.   Bad weekends for quarterbacks Tarvaris Jackson and Johnny Manziel.

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.