Austin Jackson is an offensive lineman for the National Football League’s Miami Dolphins. Jackson, who was born on August 11, 1999, now plays for the Miami Dolphins.
He played football at the University of Southern California and was drafted in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft by the Miami Dolphins. Jackson grew up in Phoenix, Arizona, and went to North Canyon High School.
He was a member of North Canyon High School’s football team, where he played both defensive and offensive line, as well as the school’s basketball and track and field teams.
Jackson was a five-star recruit and the state’s top collegiate prospect as a high school senior in Arizona. Instead of accepting offers from Washington or Arizona State, he chose to play collegiate football at the University of Southern California.
During his tenure at USC, Jackson appeared in all 39 games, starting with 25 of them. Jackson was named the Pac-12’s first All-Pac-12 player at the end of his junior year.
He announced that he would forego his senior year of college and instead join the NFL Draft in 2020. J was honoured for his great performance in the Cardinals’ 45-20 victory over #23 Stanford on September 7, 2019.
Jackson was named the Pac-12 Conference’s Week 2 Offensive Lineman of the Week. In the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft, the Miami Dolphins picked Jackson as the 18th overall choice.
Austin Jackson Contract
Austin Jackson agreed to terms with the Miami Dolphins on a four-year deal worth a total of $13,640,342, which included a signing bonus of $7,480,252, a guaranteed amount of $13,640,347, and an annual salary that averaged $3,410,086.
His annual compensation comes out to an average of $3,410,086 in take-home pay. Jackson is scheduled to get a basic salary of $1,850,032 in the year 2022. He will also have a cap hit of $3,720,095 and a dead cap value of $8,060,206 at that time.
As of now, Austin Jackson has a net worth that ranges between $1 and $5 million.