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Asa Jackson emerging in battle vs. Chykie Brown for cornerback spot

Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees recently acknowledged he had few clues about who will emerge as the team's third cornerback. The competition to replace veteran nickel back Corey Graham began to take shape Thursday night against the San Francisco 49ers during the Ravens' preseason opener at M&T Bank Stadium. The leading candidates for the vacancy saw their stock...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Grades are in, the Baltimore Ravens cornerback depth gets…

Training camp has only been under way for a little over a week. The Ravens entered camp with four cornerbacks on their roster from last season — Lardarius Webb, Jimmy Smith, Chykie Brown and Asa Jackson.  They also signed two veteran free agents in former Giant, Aaron Ross, and Dominique Franks, who last played with the Falcons.  On top of those six players, the Ravens were reportedly...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Asa Jackson's Role With the Ravens

Asa Jackson quickly become a fan favorite in Baltimore after his great preseason performances. Jackson made several great plays in coverage and showed great tackling ability as well.If Jackson wants to make an impact on defense, this week might be his best opportunity. Corey Graham and Jimmy Smith suffered injuries last week in a loss to the Cleveland Browns. With the secondary facing...
Via Pro Football Spot
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens’ Asa Jackson Now Approved For Drug That Caused 8 Game Suspension

The NFL and it’s performance enhancing drug policy is a lot to keep up with, so I’m sure it causes a ton of problems in regards to testing. As we reported yesterday, Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson was suspended for 8 games, after his second violation of the NFL’s policy on performance enhancing drugs. USA Today is now reporting that the drug Jackson was suspended for is now...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Phony penguin stories gateway drug?

In retrospect, maybe we should have seen it coming. Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson was suspended for eight games by the NFL on Friday for use of performance-enhancing drugs. It's Jackson's second suspension, in just his second NFL season. He was hit with a four-game ban for PEDs last year. But here's the thing: When he came into the NFL carrying a fake penguin story...
Via Fox Sports
August 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens CB Asa Jackson suspended for PED use

Baltimore Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson has been suspended without pay for the first eight games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances. Jackson received a four-game suspension as a rookie last season for the same reason. This suspension is for eight games because it's his second violation. Drafted in the fifth round out...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens DB Asa Jackson suspended eight games for PED violation

Baltimore Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson has been suspended for the first eight games of the 2013 season after violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances the league announced on Friday. This is Jackson's second violation of the league's PED policy which is why he was suspended eight games instead of the four given to a first time offender. Jackson was suspended...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens DB Asa Jackson Suspended 8 Games For Violating PED Policy

Ian Rapoport is reporting that Baltimore Ravens defensive back Asa Jackson has been suspended for the first eight games of the regular season for violating the leagues policy on performance enhancing drugs. NFL: Ravens DB Asa Jackson is suspended for the first 8 games of 2013 for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 2,...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Rookie Jackson suspended, reports say

Rookie cornerback Asa Jackson, a fifth-round pick, has been suspended for four games, according to reports. Jackson has seen the field sparingly this season, but this comes as a blow to the Ravens who are dealing with myriad injuries. The reports say Jackson is suspended for violation of the NFL’s substance abuse policy.
December 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Ravens sign fifth-rounder Jackson

With very little negotiation going on with draft picks these days, NFL teams are able to agree quickly with their incoming rookies. Today, according to the Carroll County Times, the Ravens agreed to sign fifth-round pick Asa Jackson. Jackson, 5-foot-10 and 190 pounds, is a speedy defensive back/returner out of Cal Poly.
May 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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