American Football Database
Date of birth: (1950-04-11) April 11, 1950 (age 72)
Place of birth: Hopkins, South Carolina
Career information
Position(s): Cornerback
NFL Draft: 1972 / Round: 7 / Pick 164
Career highlights and awards
  • ACC Player of the Year (1971)
Playing stats at

Earnest Jackson (born April 11, 1950 in Hopkins, South Carolina) is a former professional American football cornerback for eight seasons in the NFL for the New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons, and the Detroit Lions. He played college football at Duke University.