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Killer of Edwin Jackson gets 42 months for illegal reentry

McClain Baxley

September 18, 2019

The man who killed former Georgia Southern linebacker Edwin Jackson was sentenced Tuesday to three and a half years in federal prison for illegally reentering the United States after being deported, according to the U.S. attorney...

Edwin Jackson to be honored with helmet decal

McClain Baxley

September 25, 2018

The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday in a press release that the team will wear commemorative helmet decals Sunday to honor former Georgia Southern linebacker Edwin Jackson, who was killed in a car crash in February.Simple but...

Killer of Edwin Jackson sentenced

McClain Baxley

September 22, 2018

The drunk driver who killed former Georgia Southern linebacker Edwin Jackson in February was sentenced Friday, as first reported by the Indianapolis Star.Manuel Orrego-Savala was sentenced to 16 years in prison for killing Jacks...

Jackson played at Georgia Southern from 2011 to 2014. Photo by Ryan Woodman.  

Remembering Edwin Jackson

February 5, 2018

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