JC Jackson Net Worth

JC Jackson is a 26 year old American football player. He plays for the Los Angeles Chargers in the National Football League. He was born on November 17, 1995 in Immokalee, Florida. He played his high school football at the University of Georgia and then attended Riverside City College. He has a family, a wife, and children. He has a net worth of $30 million.

Jackson is a true corner. His coverage grade is 77.0. He regularly faces number one wide receivers. In the NFL, all of his career interceptions have come on passes that travel at least 15 yards downfield. He has also gained 158 tackles, which is the highest total for a cornerback in the league. He has been on 39 starting rosters in 62 games.

In 2018, he had three interceptions for the Patriots. He recorded his second career interception against the Chicago Bears in Week 7. He finished the season with six passes defended.

In addition to his interception record, Jackson is also a great ballhawk. In fact, he has been voted to the first Pro Bowl in his career. He has also been a key component in the Patriots’ Super Bowl LIII victory. He had an up and down game against Buffalo Bills receiver Stefon Diggs. He intercepted the ball twice in the first quarter of the game.

After Jackson’s rookie season, he was a coveted free agent for many teams. The Patriots were unable to pay him $20 million per season and either traded him or declined to use the franchise tag. He then joined the Chargers. In March, he signed a five-year contract that guarantees him $40 million. It also includes a signing bonus of $25 million. He will earn a base salary of $3 million and carry a cap hit of $8 million in the first two years. In 2023, he will carry a cap hit of $17 million. He will have a dead cap value of $40 million.

The Chargers needed more playmakers on defense. They acquired Jackson to fill a void in their secondary. He will join Asante Samuel, Jr., and Michael Davis. He is expected to have a big role in the Chargers’ defensive backfield. In the early months of the season, he was also a scout team player. He also moonlighted as a receiver on the scout team.

In the first two years of his NFL career, he played 58 regular season games and he started 38. He also made the Patriots 53-man roster in both of those seasons. He was not selected in the 2018 NFL draft.

In 2021, he was named the Patriots’ best defensive back and he led the team in passes defended. He had a breakout season, outperforming the deal he was given. His three interceptions gave him an AFC Defensive Player of the Month award. In addition to his success, Jackson also recorded his first career start against the Minnesota Vikings. He also had a successful week 4 against the Buffalo Bills.