Texas A&M suspends returning SEC All-Freshman lineman following recent arrest
We have some bad news to share from College Station as returning SEC All-Freshman lineman McKinnley Jackson was recently arrested according to Brazos County jail records. Jackson was arrested on Thursday.
Jackson is being charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana. According to his arrest report, Jackson had less than two ounces of marijuana.
Following this news, Texas A&M has suspended Jackson according to Travis Brown of The Eagle.
Jackson earned SEC All-Freshman Team honors following his lone season playing for the Aggies. He is projected to possibly start for the Aggies this season.
Here is Jackson’s bio on the official Texas A&M site:
2020 (FRESHMAN): Played in all 10 games, making one start … Earned SEC All-Freshman Team honors … Made his collegiate debut in the season-opening win over Vanderbilt and was in on a pair of tackles, including a fourth-quarter sack for a loss of 5 yards … Had two tackles and a QB hurry in the win over Florida … Broke up two passes and added a QB hurry as the A&M defense limited the Bulldogs to negative rushing yards as a team in the win at Mississippi State … Made the start at tackle and had two tackles in the win over Arkansas … Recorded a half tackle-for-loss on a tackle in the dominant 48-3 win at South Carolina … Made a tackle in each of the victories over LSU and Auburn … Had two tackles, a sack and a hurry in the Orange Bowl victory over North Carolina.