Steven Jackson news, rumors and stats

 

Steven Jackson

Atlanta Falcons
Running Back

Ht: 6.2 | Wt: 240

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Week By Week

YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2004STL141346735.0241191899.95001538621
2005STL1525410464.1280433207.442029713663
2006STL1634615284.42130908068.963043623342
2007STL1223710024.2350382717.131027512732
2008STL1225410434.1170403799.481029414223
2009STL1532514244.3840503146.280037517382
2010STL1633012413.7660463838.330037616241
2011STL1526011454.4050423337.931030214781
2012STL1625710424.0540383218.450129513630
2013ATL121565423.4760331915.79101897330
Average:25510694604435181029914192
Total:2553106864621439350789129921419315

Falcons | Mike Smith believes in Steven Jackson

Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:08:57 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith is optimistic that RB Steven Jackson will bounce back from a disappointing 2013 season in which he played in only 12 games due to a hamstring injury and averaged a career-low 3.5 yards per carry. Jackson finished the year with six touchdowns in the final six games, however. Atlanta uses a committee at running back with Jackson and RBs Jacquizz Rodgers and Antone Smith.

Fantasy Tip: Jackson has always been injury-prone, and now that he's on the wrong side of 30, that'll become more of an issue. More usage of Rodgers and Smith would be wise if the Falcons want to keep S-Jax healthy over the full season. His numbers from last year should be what you should expect moving forward, especially in a committee backfield.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Vaughn McClure

Falcons | Several could be cap casualties

Fri, 17 Jan 2014 19:59:17 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons could consider releasing CB Asante Samuel, FS Thomas DeCoud, RB Steven Jackson, LB Stephen Nicholas and DE Osi Umenyiora this offseason to create some salary cap space.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution - D. Orlando Ledbetter

Falcons | Steven Jackson fined

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 07:18:50 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Steven Jackson was fined $7,875 for a facemask penalty in Week 15.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Vaughan McClure

Falcons | Steven Jackson with best game

Mon, 02 Dec 2013 06:04:17 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Steven Jackson had his best game of the season in Week 13 with 23 carries for 84 yards and two touchdowns.

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Falcons | Steven Jackson probable

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:27:49 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Steven Jackson (toe) fully practiced and is probable for Week 11.

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Falcons | Steven Jackson limited

Thu, 14 Nov 2013 11:02:12 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Steven Jackson (toe) was limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 14.

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Falcons | Steven Jackson limited

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:22:19 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Steven Jackson (toe) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 13.

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Falcons | Want to run Steven Jackson more

Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:06:22 -0800

Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter wants to lean upon RB Steven Jackson more than he has since the running back returned from injury. "My opinion is Steven Jackson is a workhorse running back and we haven't been able to work him," Koetter said Tuesday, Nov. 12. "I mean, I think Steven is one of those guys that gets better the more he touches it." Jackson's season-high for carries is 13 against the Carolina Panthers.

Fantasy Tip: Jackson is averaging a career-low 3.2 yards per carry, but he has been injured. Koetter's plan to get Jackson more carries is great news for fantasy owners. However, Jackson and the Falcons face a difficult matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 11, as Tampa ranks fifth in the league in rushing defense.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Vaughan McClure

Falcons | Roddy White, Steven Jackson ineffective in loss

Sun, 10 Nov 2013 23:34:38 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Roddy White, who returned this week from ankle and hamstring injuries, had just one catch for 20 yards in a 33-10 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Nov. 10. His teammate, RB Steven Jackson, managed only 11 yards on nine carries in the defeat.

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Falcons | Steven Jackson run streak on thin ice

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 01:42:05 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Steven Jackson must average 107.5 yards rushing over the last eight games to extend his streak of 1,000-yard seasons to eight in a row. He has just 140 yards in four games this season, having missed four others with an injury.

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