Steven Jackson

#39RB,
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 240
Born:
College: Oregon State
Birth Place: Las Vegas, Nevada
Draft: 2004 1st round (24th pick) by the
  • Heath Evans doesn't think Julian Edelman, Patriots will engage in contract dispute
    Patriots Wire

    Heath Evans doesn't think Julian Edelman, Patriots will engage in contract dispute

    In many ways, Julian Edelman has followed in Wes Welker’s footsteps. But their career paths could diverge significantly after the 2017 season when Edelman’s contract expires, according to former New England Patriots fullback Heath Evans. “I know Wes got into a contract dispute with the Pats, and wound up going to Denver,” Evans told The Boston Herald in a story published Monday. “I don’t think we’re going to see that with Jules. I think Jules embraces the grind-it-out-for-the-common-good mentality. I think he gets the fact, maybe taking less money, you make more for the next 20-30 years (with business interests), because you form such a legacy in an area of the country that’s never going to forget

  • The Redskins plan to add multiple new front office positions, according to Bruce Allen
    CSN Mid-Atlantic

    The Redskins plan to add multiple new front office positions, according to Bruce Allen

    Despite reports of a highly motivated trade market for Jimmy Garoppolo, the New England Patriots decided to hold on to their backup quarterback this offseason. It's easy to dismiss the notion of keeping Garoppolo as just one part of the unique genius of Pats coach Bill Belichick, but that might be overly simplistic. In an article last week for MMQB.com, Albert Breer writes that New England ultimately decided there is more value in a QB a team trusts than a package of draft picks, even high draft picks. Your off-season lesson for this week: Having a good young quarterback on your own roster is more important than what he’s worth as an asset. The emphasis belongs to Breer, and it could be an interesting

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    Monday morning one-liners

    Second-round OL Dion Dawkins is getting used to life with the Bills. Dolphins coach Adam Gase is taking precautions against injuries in OTAs. T Conor McDermott may face an uphill climb to make the Patriots. What can the Jets expect from QB Christian