Chargers Announce Official Decision On J.C. Jackson For Tonight's Game

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it's official. Jesse Jackson is set to make his debut for the Los Angeles Chargers tonight.

Jackson, who signed a five-year, $82.5 million contract with LA in free agency this off-season, missed the Chargers' season opener with an ankle injury.

However, he will be available tonight.

When Los Angeles released its list of inactive people a while back, Jackson was not on it.

The 2021 Pro Bowl cornerback will be part of the Chargers defensive unit attempting to slow down the powerful offense of Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs.

A non-draft free agent, Jackson intercepted 25 passes in 62 games for New England from 2018-21.

He had off-season surgery to deal with an extra bone in his ankle that was causing the 26-year-old "pain".

and swelling," according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

We'll see what Jackson looks like tonight,

And his head coach Brandon Staley threw him under fire in his first action of the year.

The Chiefs-Chargers will start at 8:15 pm. ET on Amazon Prime.