The Insider: Tanard Jackson

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 02/11/2014

Redskins mailbag: Doug Williams, Michael Sam, Kyle and Kirk, and more

It may be the offseason, but there’s nothing quiet about it.

By Mike Jones  |  12:27 PM ET, 02/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doug Williams, Kirk Cousins, Kyle Shanahan, Mailbag, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 11/05/2013

Redskins mailbag: Offensive line depth, Rex Grossman and the name

It’s a quick turnaround for the Washington Redskins, who today jam in a practice, have a walk-through on Wednesday and then fly to Minnesota where they’ll face the 1-7 Vikings at 8:25 p.m. Thursday.

By Mike Jones  |  11:47 AM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, josh leribeus, Mailbag, Offensive line, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Redskins mailbag: Trade deadline, passing game woes and more

Mike Jones tackles readers’ questions on what Washington might do at the trade deadline, why the Redskins abandoned the run and why Aldrick Robinson doesn’t return kicks.

By Mike Jones  |  12:26 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Fred Davis, Jim Haslett, Mailbag, Robert Griffin III, special teams, Tanard Jackson, tight ends, trades, Week 9, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Mailbag: Trade possibilities, safeties and defensive packages

Mike Jones answers questions about safety prospects from the Bills' Jairus Byrd to undrafted Jose Gumbs, plus punter Sav Rocca and Jim Haslett's defensive packages.

By Mike Jones  |  12:33 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim Haslett, jose gumbs, Mailbag, Robert Griffin III, Safeties, special teams, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Mailbag: Illegal formation, tackling techniques and Roy Helu Jr.'s opportunities

Mike Jones answers readers' questions on illegal formations, tackling technique, Roy Helu Jr.'s touches, Tanard Jackson and more.

By Mike Jones  |  10:43 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chase Minnifield, Jim Haslett, Kirk Cousins, London Fletcher, Mailbag, Robert Griffin III, Roy Helu Jr., Tanard Jackson

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 08/31/2013

Tanard Jackson eligible for reinstatement, but no immediate action by NFL

Redskins safety was suspended a year ago and is eligible for reinstatement beginning today.

By Mark Maske  |  12:40 PM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Safeties, suspensions, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Timing of Tanard Jackson's potential reinstatement problematic for Redskins

Team could use help at safety, especially after Phillip Thomas's injury. But Jackson is not eligible to be reinstated before Aug. 31 at the soonest and he missed all of last season, offseason practices and training camp.

By Mark Maske  |  07:02 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Safeties, suspensions, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 05/06/2013

Monday mailbag: Rookie standouts, running back challenges and Tanard Jackson

Who stood out at rookie minicamp? Whither Tanard Jackson? Will Roy Helu and Evan Royster be challenged? That and more in this week's mailbag.

By Mike Jones  |  12:05 PM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Evan Royster, Monday Mailbag, Rookie minicamp, Roy Helu, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 04:22 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Safety Tanard Jackson remains under contract to Redskins

Suspended safety's one-year deal rolls over into the 2013 season, but he still must be reinstated by the NFL to be eligible to play.

By Mark Maske  |  04:22 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins defense, Redskins Roster, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 07:51 AM ET, 10/17/2012

Biggest disappointment and most pleasant surprise so far?

What has been the biggest disappointment and most pleasant surprise so far?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:51 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, Evan Royster, Injuries, Offensive line, Opening kick, Pierre Garcon, Rob Jackson, Roy Helu, Tanard Jackson, Tyler Polumbus

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Redskins safety Tanard Jackson suspended indefinitely for violating NFL substance abuse policy

Jackson, who had been competing for a backup safety position, violated the NFL’s substance abuse policy for a third time, according to two people with knowledge of the situation.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  05:05 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins defense; Tanard Jackson; Redskins safeties, Redskins roster