Bernard Jackson (defensive back)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is about the American footballer. For other people named Bernard Jackson, see Bernard Jackson (disambiguation).
Bernard Jackson
Date of birth: (1950-08-24)August 24, 1950
Place of birth: Washington, D.C.
Date of death: May 26, 1997(1997-05-26) (aged 46)
Place of death: Lompoc, California
Career information
Position(s): Safety, Cornerback
College: Washington State
NFL Draft: 1972 / Round: 4 / Pick: 81
As player:
Cincinnati Bengals
Denver Broncos
San Diego Chargers
Career stats
Playing stats at

Bernard Frank Jackson (born August 24, 1950 — May 26, 1997) was an American football defensive back who played for three National Football League teams. He started in Super Bowl XII as a member of the Denver Broncos. He died of liver cancer in Lompoc, California.[1]


  1. ^ "Ex-Cougar Football Player Jackson Dies". The Seattle Times. 1997-05-28. Retrieved 2008-06-19. 

External links[edit]