Philadelphia Eagles Release DeSean Jackson
Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson posted on Instagram on Friday that he's been released and that he's "looking forward" to his "next chapter."
DeSean Jackson posts on his Instagram story that he’s looking forward to his next chapter and thanks Philadelphia. He’s in the final year of his contract and Philly would create about $5.8M with a release. pic.twitter.com/cpQASfdRxa— Field Yates (@FieldYates) February 19, 2021
By moving on from the 34-year-old speedster, the Eagles save $5.8 million in salary cap space.
Over the course of his 13-year career, Jackson has played with the Eagles for two different stints for a total of eight seasons. He's reeled in 612 passes for 10,656 yards and 56 receiving touchdowns in his career.
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