Eddie Jackson

DB

#39

Experience: 5 years

Height: 6-0

Age: 27

Weight: 204 lbs

College: Alabama

2020 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    63
  • SCK
    0
  • FF
    3
  • INT
Advertising

Fumbles

Field Position

Game Halves

Home vs Road

Margin of Victory

Point Differential

Quarters

Stadium Surfaces

Biography

PRO CAREER:

  • Two-time Pro Bowl selection (2018, 2019)
  • Has started all 62 games in which he has played in his career, missing just two games in 2018
  • Has six defensive touchdowns in his career, the most in the NFL since he entered the league in 2017
  • Owns 31 passes defensed, six fumble recoveries (three returned for TDs), 10 interceptions (three returned for TDs) and seven forced fumbles
  • Named to his first Pro Bowl after the 2018 season and was named to the Associated Press All-Pro team
  • His 76-yard INT and 75-yard fumble recovery for touchdowns vs. CAR (10/22/17) made him the first player in NFL history to return both a fumble recovery and interceptions 75+ yard touchdowns in the same game; also made him the first rookie in NFL history with multiple 75+ yard defensive touchdowns in the same game
  • Since 1970, he is the only other player with 3+ defensive touchdowns of 65+ yards in a 2-season span is Deion Sanders (3 in 1994)

HONORS:

  • 2019:Pro Bowl Selection; ranked No. 30 on NFL's Top 100
  • 2018: Pro Bowl, AP All-Pro, Sporting News All-Pro, PFWA All-NFL, NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 12 at DET), NFC Defensive Player of the Month (November)
  • 2017: NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 7 vs. CAR)

2020 SEASON (Bears):

  • Started all 16 games, recording 82 tackles, one TFL, three FF and five PD
  • Recorded a scoop-and-score touchdown on an 8-yard fumble return in Week 7 at the Rams, the sixth touchdown of his career and the third FR for touchdown; also had a season-high nine tackles
  • Recorded six tackles, including five solo, in the Week 1 win at Detroit; deflected a Matthew Stafford pass late in the fourth quarter that led to a Kyle Fuller interception, setting up Chicago's game-winning drive in the final minutes 
  • Eight tackles (seven solo) in the win over the Giants in Week 2; had a pick-6 called back due to penalty
  • Forced a fumble in the Week 6 win at the Panthers; had another pick-6 called back due to penalty
  • Tailled seven tackles and forced a fumble in Week 10 vs. Minnesota
  • Recorded six solo tackles in the Wild Card playoff game at the Saints

2019 SEASON (Bears):

  • Pro Bowl selection for the second straight year
  • Started all 16 games, recording 60 tackles, five passes defensed, two interceptions, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery, one sack and five TFLs
  • Tied his career-high with 10 tackles at Denver (9/15) before besting that with 11 tackles at PHI (11/3)
  • Recorded game-clinching interceptions in Week 13 at Detroit and in Week 17 at Minnesota

2018 SEASON (Bears):

  • Selected to his first Pro Bowl and named to the Associated Press All-Pro team after finishing fourth in the NFL with six interceptions
  • Started 14 games (inactive Games 15-16), recording 51 tackles, 14 pass defenses, six interceptions (two returned for a TD), one sack, one tackle for loss, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery (returned for a TD)
  • 65-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown at BUF was his second career fumble recovery for a touchdown
  • Recorded first career sack vs. Seattle (9/17)
  • Active, but did not play in Wild Card playoff game vs. Philadelphia (1/6/19)

2017 SEASON (Bears):

  • Started all 16 games as a rookie, recording 70 tackles, 6 pass defenses, 3 fumble recoveries (1 returned for TD), 2 interceptions (1 returned for TD), 1 FF and 1 TFL
  • Jackson's 76-yard INT and 75-yard fumble recovery for touchdowns vs. CAR (10/22) made him the first player in NFL history to return both a fumble recovery and an INT 75+ yard TDs in the same game; also made him the first rookie in NFL history with multiple 75+ yard defensive touchdowns in the same game
  • 75-yard fumble recovery was 3rd-longest in Bears history
  • Week 7 performance earned him NFC Defensive Player of the Week Honors
  • Career-high 10 tackles Week 17 vs. Minnesota
  • Recorded multiple tackles in 13 of 16 games
Advertising