Washington Redskins: Is Vincent Jackson Still on the Radar?

July 12, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The rumors started several weeks ago about the possibility of the Washington Redskins trading for San Diego Chargers' receiver Vincent Jackson.
The concept of the trade itself sounded logical. The Redskins' biggest need right now would seem to be a true No. 1 receiver. The Chargers would also be able to get rid of the disgruntled Jackson in exchange for a high draft pick (or picks). 
There was only one problem.  
San Diego General Manager A.J. Smith said the Chargers had no interest in trading Jackson. Well known for his hard-nosed tactics, most league analysts don't expect Smith to give into Jackson's demands. 
On the other hand, in this particular situation, Smith may soon warm up to the idea of dealing Jackson. The trade makes too much sense to not give it serious consideration.  
Vincent Jackson wants a major Brandon Marshall type of contract, which San Diego refuses to discuss with him. So, he has promised to hold out for the first 10 w...

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