Landon Jackson signed a National Letter of Intent with LSU on Wednesday, December 16. Look inside to get the scoop on this exciting addition to the 2021 LSU class.
Landon Jackson Profile
Landon Jackson is a 6-foot-6, 240 pound defensive lineman from Texarkana, Texas. Jackson is rated 4 stars by Rivals.com and 4 stars by 247sports.com. According to Rivals.com, Jackson committed to LSU on April 26, 2020.
Jackson is considered one of the top 2021 high school football prospects in the state of Texas. As a junior Jackson helped lead his team a state championship while tallying 111 tackles, 28 tackles for loss and 17 sacks.
In addition to LSU, some of Jackson‘s more notable offers included Florida State, Nebraska, Alabama, LSU, Arkansas, Texas, Texas A&M, USC, Baylor, Vanderbilt and Oregon.
Landon is one of 19 known 2021 football commits for LSU. This number will likely change due to additional commits or decommits. For a complete list of all the LSU‘s commits and signees check out our 14Powers.com’s 2021 SEC football commit lists.
Landon Jackson Scouting Report
Landon Jackson is a unanimous top 10 ranked linebacker in the country with huge upside. Starter at most power five schools with early draft day potential. Excellent awareness and is fluid in his movements with quick read and react time. As shown below at the 00:41 mark, Jackson is keyed in on the quarterback before reading the screen to back off and break up the pass. Explosive off the line. Already extremely good size and length with room to add more lean mass. Solid tackler who takes superb angles to the ball carrier. Helped lead Pleasant Grove to a Texas 4A D-II state championship earning Defensive Player of the Year as a junior. (DT Yates)
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