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LaRoche Jackson
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Jackson in 2017
No. 4     
Defensive back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-06-21) June 21, 1984 (age 35)
Place of birth: Irwinton, Georgia
Career information
College: Clark Atlanta
Undrafted in 2006
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Carolina Speed (2008)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
* AIFA Rookie of the Year (2008)
Tackles     582.0
Pass breakups     67
Forced fumbles     7
Fumble recoveries     11
Interceptions     29
Stats at ArenaFan.com

LaRoche J. Jackson (born June 21, 1984) is an American football defensive back for the Atlantic City Blackjacks of the Arena Football League (AFL). He played as a defensive back for Clark Atlanta University. He was signed as a free agent by the Jacksonville Sharks in 2010, played for the championship Sharks team in 2011, and played for the Sharks throughout 2012. He signed with the Lakeland Raiders in 2013.[1][2] On March 30, 2013, it was announced that he had signed with the Cleveland Gladiators. On April 22, 2015, Jackson returned to the Sharks.[3][4] On April 27, 2017, Jackson was released by the Sharks. On May 16, 2017, Jackson was assigned to the Tampa Bay Storm. He signed with the Atlanta Havoc in December 2017.[5] On March 5, 2019, Jackson returned to the AFL as he was assigned to the expansion Atlantic City Blackjacks.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Hasenzahl, Blake (April 11, 2013). "Raiders Go to the Air for Next Game in Texas". theledger.com. Archived from the original on August 5, 2017. https://web.archive.org/web/20170805011307/http://www.theledger.com/article/LK/20130411/News/608076630/LL/. Retrieved August 4, 2017.
  2. Hasenzahl, Blake (March 28, 2013). "Bucs' Jackson to Flip Coin at Raiders' Game". theledger.com. Archived from the original on August 5, 2017. https://web.archive.org/web/20170805011309/http://www.theledger.com/article/LK/20130328/news/608075549/LL/. Retrieved August 4, 2017.
  3. "Sharks Add Defensive Back LaRoche Jackson". www.oursportscentral.com. OurSports Central. April 21, 2015. http://www.oursportscentral.com/services/releases/?id=4957515. Retrieved April 23, 2015.
  4. Don Cable (April 23, 2015). "LaRoche Jackson goes from grandstands to Sharks roster to help team break four-game skid". www.jacksonville.com. The Florida Times-Union. http://jacksonville.com/sports/football/sharks/2015-04-23/story/laroche-jackson-goes-grandstands-sharks-roster-help-team. Retrieved April 24, 2015.
  5. "Havoc sign AFL Veteran & Clark Atlanta's DB LaRoche Jackson". atlantahavoc.com. December 4, 2017. Archived from the original on December 9, 2017. https://web.archive.org/web/20171209225054/http://atlantahavoc.com/news-h/250-havoc-sign-afl-veteran-clark-atlanta-s-db-laroche-jackson.html. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  6. "Team Transactions". arenafan.com. http://www.arenafan.com/teams/Atlantic_City_Blackjacks-239/transactions/. Retrieved March 8, 2019.

External linksEdit

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