Riverdale product, LSU defensive back Donte Jackson declares for NFL Draft

Riverdale product, LSU defensive back Donte Jackson declares for NFL Draft

(WVUE) - Former Riverdale High School athlete Donte Jackson, who played a key role in LSU's defensive backfield as a starter the past two seasons, has declared for the 2018 NFL Draft.

Jackson made his intentions known on social media, Tuesday afternoon.

He joins fellow Tiger underclassmen Arden Key, Trey Weathersby and Kevin Tolliver who also declared for the draft.

In his three seasons in Baton Rouge, Jackson recorded four interceptions and 19 passes defended. This past season, he had one interception, 10 pass breakups and tallied a sack against Arkansas.

Jackson also spent time returning kicks for the Tigers.

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