Data Scout Notes: 2015: 2ndC...(+) Coming off Nov 2015 Knee INJ...PThorpe/PNagurski/PBednarik...2014: 2ndC...2013: NA
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Draft Scout William Jackson III News
08/12/17 - CB William Jackson III got the start in Friday's preseason opener versus Tampa Bay and finished with three tackles.
He started over Adam Jones, who is suspending for the first regular season game because of an offseason incident. Jackson added muscle weight during the offseason and is coming back after missing his entire rookie season due to injury.
09/04/16 - CB William Jackson III will have surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle sustained early in training camp. Coach Marvin Lewis said the prognosis is good for the Bengals' second-round pick who remained on the 53-man roster in anticipation of a return in 2016. "We feel that William Jackson ... from what we've been told, will have an opportunity to possibly come back at some point during the season, so we're going to try to keep that option open for us," Lewis said.
12/07/15 - 2015 ALL-AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM (COACHES): CB William Jackson III, Houston, Sr.,...The league’s leader in passes broken up with 14 despite missing the Memphis game with an injury, Jackson has also added three interceptions from his corner role, returning two for touchdowns. The senior also has one fumble recovery on the year, returned 13 yards vs. Texas State. Wednesday’s honor is the second career league honor for Jackson was named to the league’s second team in 2014. - Houston Football
09/30/13 - WEEK 5 AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: William Jackson, So., CB, Houston, Houston, Texas...Jackson had six tackles and a forced fumble before he iced Houston's 59-28 win at UTSA with a 96-yard interception return for a touchdown in the fourth quarter. The interception return is the second-longest by an FBS player this season and it was Houston's American Athletic Conference-leading eighth interception of the season. - American Athletic Conference football