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Vincent Jackson (1983–2021), former NFL wide receiver

by Linnea Crowther

Vincent Jackson was a former NFL wide receiver who played for the San Diego Chargers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

NFL career

Jackson played college football for the Northern Colorado Bears before being selected in the second round of the 2005 NFL Draft by the San Diego Chargers. He later became a free agent and signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2012, playing for the team until 2016. Jackson was a three-time Pro Bowl selection, in 2009, 2011, and 2012.

Tributes to Vincent Jackson

Full obituary: ESPN


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