Jackson was signed by the Ravens on Tuesday. Selected by the Ravens in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft, Jackson was suspended twice during his first stint in Baltimore, and he failed to make the final roster this year. With the team once again desperate for help at cornerback, Jackson might actually see the field in Week 6. He's shown some promise as a return man, but his work as a cornerback has been far from impressive.
Defensive tackle Louis Nix and cornerback Asa Jackson did not have a long tenure with the Giants. Two days after being claimed off waivers, the Giants announced they waived both players Tuesday.
The Giants were awarded cornerback Asa Jackson and defensive tackle Louis Nix off waivers Sunday, reports NJ.com. Jackson was recently released by the Ravens, while Nix was cut by the Texans.
Cornerback Asa Jackson and offensive lineman Jah Reid were among the players cut by the Ravens on Saturday, the team announced.
The Ravens announced they put rookie running back Lorenzo Taliaferro (foot), safety Terrence Brooks (knee) and cornerback Asa Jackson (knee) on injured reserve.