LINESVILLE — Football
Jackson doubles up honors
EDINBORO — Edinboro University cornerback James Jackson was named to a pair of preseason All-American teams as the 2013. The senior cornerback was named to the second team of the D2Football.com Pre-Season All-American Team, and landed a spot on the honorable mention team on the College Development Football League Preseason All-America Team.
Jackson finished the 2012 campaign with 49 tackles, good for sixth on the team, along with leading the team with four interceptions. The 49 tackles were a career high, and he added five passes broken up.
Jackson enters his senior season tied for fifth in career interceptions at Edinboro with 13 while starting 30 of 31 career games. He has either led or tied for the team lead in interceptions all three years.
Jackson was named a preseason All-American in 2012, as well. He was named to the Beyond Sports Network third team preseason All-American team after earning first team All-PSAC West honors in 2011.