|No. 40 Edmonton Eskimos|
|Date of birth:||March 3, 1989|
|Place of birth:||Plantation, Florida|
|High school:||Cypress Bay (Weston, Florida)|
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Anthony Hugh "Buddy" Jackson II (born March 3, 1989) is a Canadian football cornerback for the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He played college football at the University of Pittsburgh and attended Cypress Bay High School in Weston, Florida. Jackson has been a member of six NFL teams; Indianapolis Colts, Washington Redskins, New York Giants, Kansas City Chiefs, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Dallas Cowboys. Elsewhere in the CFL Jackson has also been a member of Calgary Stampeders, Saskatchewan Roughriders and BC Lions.
Jackson was a three-year varsity letterman for the Cypress Bay High School Lightning, starting two years at cornerback. He also participated in basketball and track, where he was a district champion in the 100-metre dash.
Jackson signed with the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL) on April 30, 2012 after going undrafted in the 2012 NFL Draft. He was waived/injured by the Colts on August 15, 2012.
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Jackson spent the 2013 CFL season on the Calgary Stampeders' practice roster. He made his CFL debut on June 28, 2014, starting against the Montreal Alouettes. He started 12 games at cornerback, recording 42 tackles, during the 2014 CFL season. Jackson was on the injury list for six games.
Jackson signed with the BC Lions of the CFL on February 14, 2017. In one season in BC Jackson accumulated 17 defensive tackles, four special teams tackles and recorded his first career interception.
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- ↑ 1.0 1.1 "Buddy Jackson". pittsburghpanthers.com. Archived from the original on November 19, 2012. https://web.archive.org/web/20121119063056/http://www.pittsburghpanthers.com/sports/m-footbl/mtt/jackson_buddy00.html. Retrieved November 30, 2014.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Buddy Jackson". stampeders.com. Archived from the original on November 30, 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20141130185939/http://stampeders.com/roster/show/id/6527. Retrieved November 30, 2014.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "Buddy Jackson". kffl.com. Archived from the original on November 30, 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20141130191609/http://www.kffl.com/player/26373/nfl/news. Retrieved November 30, 2014.
- ↑ "BUDDY JACKSON". foxsports.com. Archived from the original on December 31, 2015. https://web.archive.org/web/20151231153837/http://www.foxsports.com/nfl/buddy-jackson-player-transactions. Retrieved December 31, 2015.
- ↑ Garey, Glenn (May 6, 2016). "Cowboys Announce The Release Of Five Players". newsbake.com. Archived from the original on June 8, 2016. https://web.archive.org/web/20160608201450/http://newsbake.com/sports/cowboys-announce-the-release-of-five-players/. Retrieved June 8, 2016.
- ↑ "RIDERS SIGN BUDDY JACKSON". riderville.com. June 21, 2016. Archived from the original on July 30, 2016. https://web.archive.org/web/20160730223928/http://www.riderville.com/2016/06/21/riders-sign-buddy-jackson/. Retrieved July 30, 2016.
- ↑ "Lions sign free-agent defensive back Buddy Jackson to contract". sportsnet.ca. February 14, 2017. http://www.sportsnet.ca/football/cfl/lions-sign-free-agent-defensive-back-buddy-jackson-contract/. Retrieved March 16, 2017.
- ↑ "Esks ink DB Buddy Jackson - CFL.ca" (in en-US). CFL.ca. 2018-02-28. https://www.cfl.ca/2018/02/28/esks-ink-db-buddy-jackson/.