Wilbur Jackson

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Overview

Wilbur Jackson

Date of birth
Nov 19, 1951

Ht: 6'1"Wt: 215 lbs.

Birthplace
Ozark, AL

Hometown
Ozark, AL

College
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

High school
Carroll

Summary
Wilbur Jackson (born November 19, 1951 in Ozark, Alabama) is a former American football running back for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He was drafted in the first round of the 1974 NFL Draft out of University of Alabama by the 49ers. He played five seasons for San Francisco, and then three years with the Washington Redskins...
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Awards

NCAA D-I FBS Champion (USA Today Coach's Poll)
Alabama Crimson Tide Football
1973

Super Bowl Champion
Washington Redskins
1982

NFC Champion
Washington Redskins
1982

Trivia
  • Inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame in 2007
  • First African-American offered a football scholarship at Alabama

Where are they now?
  • Lives In Ozark, Ala. Aug 6, 2010

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Updated athletic career information for Wilbur Jackson
Added Wilbur Jackson to the 1978 San Francisco 49ers team roster.
  • Set uniform number to 40.
  • Set role to Injured Reserve.
by maddog48 Mar 04, 2012
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wilbur jackson '75.jpg
by nailboys May 02, 2011
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RB Wilbur Jackson of Alabama v Tennessee 1973.jpg
RB Wilbur Jackson of Alabama v Tennessee 1973.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Jan 17, 2011
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Updated personal notes for Wilbur Jackson
Edited the personal notes for Wilbur Jackson.
  • Added trivia: "First African-American offered a football scholarship at Alabama"
by Andy26399 Nov 25, 2010
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Updated personal notes for Wilbur Jackson
Edited the personal notes for Wilbur Jackson.
  • Added trivia: "Inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame in 2007"
by Andy26399 Nov 25, 2010
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Randy Braband stop v Alabama, January 1973 Cotton.jpg
Randy Braband stop v Alabama, January 1973 Cotton.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Aug 14, 2010
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Updated athletic career information for Wilbur Jackson
Edited the career summary for Wilbur Jackson.
by Andy26399 Aug 26, 2010
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Bill Rutherford of Texas pursues Wilbur Jackson of Alabama_TD_1973 Cotton.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Aug 25, 2010
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Updated personal notes for Wilbur Jackson
Edited the personal notes for Wilbur Jackson.
  • Added where are they now: "Live's In Ozark, Ala."
by wylder_angel Aug 06, 2010
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POSTGAME NOTES - ALABAMA VS. NORTH TEXAS
ALABAMA UNDER SABAN IN SEPTEMBER: Alabama has been very successful in the opening month of the season under head coach Nick Saban. Now in his fifth season at Alabama, the Crimson Tide sports an 18-2 record in September following the win against North Texas....
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa Athletics Department, Sep 18, 2011
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Updated unknown for Rhodes Lynx at Louisiana College Wildcats - Sep 14, 2008
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