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Jets' Bennett Jackson: Back with Jets
The Jets re-signed Jackson (hamstring) on Thursday, Al Iannazzone of Newsday.com reports.
Jackson appeared in four games with the Jets last season, playing exclusively on special teams before hitting IR in December due to a hamstring injury. Now healthy and back with the team, he'll have another chance to compete for a depth role.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Bennett Jackson: Heads to IR
Jackson (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
Jackson made his season debut in Week 9, and he never played a defensive snap over four games this season. The veteran safety is eligible to return to the lineup in Week 17.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Bennett Jackson: Won't play Sunday
Jackson (hamstring) is ruled out for Sunday's game against the Seahawks, Ethan B. Greenberg of the Jets' official site reports.
Coach Adam Gase hinted earlier in the week that Jackson's hamstring injury could force him to miss the rest of the season. For at least Week 14, Elijah Campbell and Matthias Farley will be candidates to play increased roles.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Bennett Jackson: May be done for season
Jackson (hamstring) may be done for the season according to head coach Adam Gase, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.
Jackson exited Sunday's loss to the Raiders with a hamstring ailment and could be in danger of missing the remainder of the 2020 campaign. Should he be ruled out going forward, look for Elijah Campbell and Matthias Farley to see increased reps.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Bennett Jackson: Leaves with hamstring injury
Jackson won't return to Sunday's game against the Raiders due to a hamstring injury, Connor Hughes of The Athletic reports.
Jackson has exclusively played special teams since joining the active roster last month, and he won't be available for the remainder of Sunday's contest.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Bennett Jackson: Bumps to active roster
The Jets signed Jackson to the active roster Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Jackson hasn't played an NFL game since last season, but he'll add depth to the team's safety corps moving forward. He'll likely start out in a special-teams role.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Bennett Jackson: Back with Jets
Jackson signed a contract with the Jets on Tuesday, Connor Hughes of The Athletic reports.
Jackson spent time on both the 53-man roster and the practice squad for the Jets in 2019, making one tackle in two games. The 28-year-old will likely see action primarily on special teams while providing depth in the secondary in 2020.... See More ... See Less
Bennett Jackson: Parts ways with Jets
The Jets didn't tender Jackson a contract, making him an unrestricted free agent, Ralph Vacchiano of SportsNet New York reports.
Jackson appeared in two games with the Jets last season and four games with the Ravens, primarily contributing on special teams with both clubs. He's now free to look for a chance elsewhere in the league.... See More ... See Less
Bennett Jackson: Cut by Ravens
Jackson was waived by the Ravens on Monday.
Jackson started the season with the Jets before getting waived following Week 1. He was eventually picked up by the Ravens prior to Week 9. In five games with the team he accrued just five tackles (two solos). The 28-year-old did not even see the field the last two weeks.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Bennett Jackson: Rejoins Jets
Jackson was claimed off waivers by the Jets on Tuesday, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports.
Jackson was waived by the Ravens on Monday but will now rejoin his old team. The 28-year-old started the season with the Jets but was let go after not playing a snap in the season opener.... See More ... See Less
Ravens' Bennett Jackson: Ready for SNF
Jackson (ankle) is active for Sunday's matchup against the Patriots.
Jackson mainly sticks to special teams where he made two tackles in Week 7 against the Seahawks. He figures to slot into a similar role in this contest.... See More ... See Less
Ravens' Bennett Jackson: Questionable for Week 9
Jackson (ankle) is listed as questionable for Sunday night's game against the Patriots.
Jackson did not participate in Friday's practice but nonetheless has a chance to go in Week 9. If he is able to suit up, he'll fill a depth role in the Ravens' secondary.... See More ... See Less
Ravens' Bennett Jackson: Signs with injury-riddled Ravens
The Ravens signed Jackson on Tuesday.
Over the last two weeks, the Ravens have placed both Tony Jefferson (knee) and DeShon Elliott (knee) on injured reserve, leaving a major void in the team's secondary. Jackson spent time on the Ravens' practice squad last year and with the Jets' active roster this year, but he's still never played an NFL snap since being drafted in 2014. The state of the Ravens' secondary means Jackson has a good shot to at least contribute on special teams Sunday against the Seahawks.... See More ... See Less
Bennett Jackson: Drops to waivers
The Jets waived Jackson on Monday.
Jackson was dropped so the Jets could add Luke Falk since Sam Darnold (illness) is facing an extended absence. The 28-year-old is a good candidate for the team's practice squad.... See More ... See Less
Bennett Jackson: Joins Baltimore's practice squad
Jackson agreed to join Baltimore's practice squad, Jonas Shaffer of The Baltimore Sun reports.
Jackson was waived by the Ravens with an injury settlement in early September. He'll provide depth to a secondary that's dealing with a few injuries.... See More ... See Less
Bennett Jackson: Waived by Baltimore
Jackson (undisclosed) was waived with an injury settlement by the Ravens on Thursday, freelance NFL writer Jeff Zrebiec reports.
Jackson cleared waivers after landing on injured reserve with the undisclosed injury last week. The 26-year-old can now sign elsewhere -- if healthy -- thanks to the injury settlement.... See More ... See Less
Ravens' Bennett Jackson: Placed on IR
Jackson (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Friday.
Jackson will remain on injured reserve for the duration of the 2018 season. The 26-year-old has suffered an assortment of injuries since his sixth-round selection in 2014, including a torn right ACL two seasons ago. More information about Jackson's season-ending injury is likely to be revealed in the coming days.... See More ... See Less
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