die in an accident
The former NFL and Alabama State University defender died in a traffic accident on Sunday evening. Michael Carswell, a state soldier, said that Tarfares Dendra Jackson, 36, died shortly after 9 pm. After the crash near Pike Road.
Jackson was driving on Pike Road near Antioch Lane, 11.2 km south of Montgomery. Carswell said the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro fell from a tree when it got off the road. Jackson was taken to hospital, but he was later announced dead.
Carswell said that Alabama soldiers will continue to investigate the tragedy.
“Our thoughts and prayers extend to the Jackson family during this tragic period,” said Jennifer Lyn Williams, director of athletics at the University of Alabama in a press release. The willingness to serve and teach youth football in Montgomery has affected many in this community. It has affected many lives in and around Alabama and Montgomery. He is a modest young man who will be missed and remembered by one of the true legends of American football in Alabama. “
After graduating from Sydney Lanier High School in 2001, Jackson continued to play football at the University of Arkansas. Jackson played three games before catching the end of the season.
Jackson stayed in Arkansas for a year and then moved to Alabama State University, behind the depth maps of Arkansas. While at Arizona State University, Jackson led the team to the East Division Athletic Conference title. The following year, he led Jackson Hornets into the second consecutive season with 10 wins in school history.
He stayed with the Vikings for five seasons, climbed from back up to starting position, and eventually Brett Favre dropped as a second choice in his final seasons.
When Jackson was ready in 2006, he thought it would be advisable to take off the tee before the third round, a few days before the draft. He became the first ASU player to be formulated since 1995 when he moved to Minnesota as the last climax of Round Two – overall No. 64 in general.
“It was like a dream, incredible,” Jackson said. I never expected this. I know they love me, but you know, last day I said I was very lucky to go to the third round, and more than that to the second round.
Before the 2011 season, Jackson signed a two-year deal with Seattle Seahawks, but was sold to Buffalo Accounts in 2012, where he remained until his release in June 2013. Three days later, Jackson signed a one-year contract with Seahawks as a backup from Russell Wilson.
During the XLVI Super Bowl match against Denver Bronco, Jackson was rested in the fourth quarter. Sea Hawks won the first Super Bowl in franchise history, by defeating the Broncos 43-8.