DB-O'Sha Jackson signs for 2021 season
Erie Express are pleased to announce the signing of DB-O'Sha Jackson
The Erie Express are pleased to announce the signing of DB-O'Sha Jackson for the 2021 season. Jackson begins his first season with the Express and will compete for a starting spot in the defensive secondary.
O'Sha is a graduate of Warren Harding High School (OH). There he was a two-year starter. First Team All-Lake Erie League selection, along with picking up all-district and all-county honors. Jackson helped lead the Raiders to an LEL title as senior in Football. Also started two years in basketball, earning all-district honors.
Jackson began his college career at Edinboro University before finishing at Ohio Dominican University.
2013: Appeared in 11 games as a special teams player for Edinboro University.
2014: Played in nine games. Tallied 48 tackles, two interceptions and three pass break ups. Also forced a fumble, recovered a fumble and blocked a kick. Made 10 tackles against Indiana (Pa.). Finished with nine stops against Carson-Newman. Intercepted passes against Seton Hill and Millersville. Also returned 18 kicks for 371 yards. Had a long return of 62 yards against Carson-Newman for Edinboro University.
2015: Appeared in 10 games, making six starts. Intercepted three passes and made eight tackles (six solo) at Quincy (10/24)…Recorded season-high 12 tackles and recovered a fumble at Ferris State (10/17). Finished with 10 tackles at Saginaw Valley (11/7). Forced a fumble and broke up a pass against Tiffin (11/14).
2016: Appeared in 11 games, making two starts…Tallied 15 tackles on the season…Made four tackles and had a 40 yard interception return at Lake Erie in his only start (10/8).
"O'Sha has a great team first attitude. He is currently coaching high school football and knows the importance of accepting coaching and the whole team mentality. He is a proven player and based on what we have seen from him during workouts we are certain that he will be an impact player for us in 2021. We are blessed to have him in an Express uniform and are looking forward to seeing what he can do"-Director of Operations Paul Pennington.
Jackson is going on his 4th of year of coaching experience. Currently coaches freshman football at his alma mater Warren G. Harding in Warren, Ohio.
Welcome aboard the PAINTRAIN O'Sha!