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Tom Jackson

Thomas Louie Jackson (twitter: @TomJackson57)

Position: LB
Height: 5-11    Weight: 220 lbs.

Born: April 4, 1951 in Cleveland, OH
High School: John Adams
College: Louisville   (school history)
Drafted by the Denver Broncos in the 4th round (88th overall) of the 1973 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 83 (308th overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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All-Time Rank: #182. Bob Hayes… #183. Lee Roy Caffey… #184. Leslie O'Neal… #185. TOM JACKSON… #186. Larry Grantham… #187. Earl Morrall… #188. Sam Mills… 

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1973 22 DEN lb 56 8 4 2
1974 23 DEN llb/RLB 57 13 12 1 39 0 39 0 5
1975 24 DEN LLB 57 14 14 2 0 0 0 0 7
1976 25 DEN rlb/ROLB 57 14 14 7 136 1 46 0 0 1 2 0 0 12
1977*+ 26 DEN ROLB 57 13 13 4 95 1 73 0 0 1 0 0 0 15
1978* 27 DEN ROLB 57 16 16 3 28 1 28 0 11
1979* 28 DEN ROLB 57 13 13 1 34 0 34 0 0 0 2 70 0 8
1980 29 DEN ROLB 57 16 16 7
1981 30 DEN ROLB 57 16 16 0 0 1 0 0 9
1982 31 DEN ROLB 57 9 9 1 8 0 8 0 1.0 7
1983 32 DEN ROLB 57 15 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 34 0 5.5 8
1984 33 DEN ROLB 57 16 16 0 0 1 0 0 6.0 10
1985 34 DEN rolb 57 12 5 3
1986 35 DEN ROLB 57 16 14 0.5 5
Career 191 177 20 340 3 73 0 0 2 8 104 0 13.0 109

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1977*+ 26 DEN ROLB,RILB 3 3 2 49 0 32 0 0 0 2 25 0 1.0
1978* 27 DEN ROLB 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
1979* 28 DEN ROLB 1 1
1983 32 DEN ROLB 1 1
1984 33 DEN ROLB 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
1986 35 DEN ROLB 3 3
Career 10 10 2 49 0 32 0 0 0 4 25 0 1.0

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1983 32 DEN ROLB 57 15 15 1 2 0 2 2.0 36
Career 191 177 1 2 0 2 2.0 106

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1976 25 DEN rlb/ROLB 57 14 14 1 1 6
1977*+ 26 DEN ROLB 57 13 13 1 1 6
1978* 27 DEN ROLB 57 16 16 1 1 6
Career 191 177 3 3 18

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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All-Pro Teams