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Jackson donation lands in Canton

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10/02/2014
Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson became the third player in NFL history to score an 80-yard touchdown reception both for and against the same team. This is the jersey and gloves he wore and the football he caught for a TD in Week 3 against his former team, the Philadelphia Eagles.

Jackson’s mementos are on exhibit inside the Hall’s Pro Football Today Gallery.
Gold Jacket Charlie Joiner and Art Powell were the only other players to reach this feat.

View photos of Jackson's artifacts>>>

Jackson hauled in a 81-yard pass from quarterback Kirk Cousins and broke a tackle to find the end zone. While he was with the Eagles, Jackson raced pass the defenders to find himself open for an 88-yard touchdown. Here are the plays from NFL.com


 
Pro Football Hall of Famer Charlie Joiner (Houston Oilers) and Art Powell (Oakland Raiders) are the only others to achieve this feat.

Art Powell
Dates Team Opponents Receptions Yards Touchdowns
Sept. 9, 1962 New York Titans Oakland Raiders 5 172 2 (Lng 80)
Sept. 7, 1963 Oakland Raiders Houston Oilers 7 181 1 (Lng 85)
           
Charlie Joiner
Dates Team Opponents Receptions Yards Touchdowns
Dec. 13, 1971 Houston Oilers Cincinnati Bengals 6 143 2 (Lng 87)
Oct. 17, 1976 San Diego Chargers Houston Oilers 2 106 1 (Lng 81)
           
Desean Jackson          
Dates Team Opponents Receptions Yards Touchdowns
Sept. 21, 2014 Washington Redskins Philadelphia Eagles 5 117 1 (Lng 81)
Nov. 15, 2010 Philadelphia Eagles Washington Redskins 2 98 1 (Lng 88)
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