Jackson instructed reporters he reached out to the photographer he collided with on the sidelines of the Ravens recreation in opposition to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. He was seen working from a defender when he was pushed later and ran proper into the photographer on the sideline.
The second-year star picked up the photographer, who was later recognized as Shelley Lipton, and gave her a hug earlier than he jogged again to the huddle.
“They’re human beings, too,” he stated, in line with ESPN. “We’re moving fast and get physical out there on the field, and we’re coming full speed and she’s sitting down taking pictures. I know that kind of hurt. I had to make sure she was all right.”
Lipton, a Pittsburgh-area photographer, posted a photograph on Twitter of Jackson stiff-arming linebacker T.J. Watt earlier than scrambling away and into her.
Jackson completed the sport 19-for-28 passing with 161 yards, a landing and three interceptions. He additionally had 5 sacks within the recreation. He additionally added 70 dashing yards on 14 carries within the recreation. His 14 carries had been probably the most makes an attempt for the reason that workforce’s Week 2 win over the Arizona Cardinals.
It was one of many worst video games Jackson has had this season after utterly slaughtering the Miami Dolphins within the first recreation of the season. The three interceptions and 5 sacks within the recreation had been probably the most he has recorded all season lengthy.
Jackson has 11 landing passes on the season and 5 whole interceptions. He additionally has 1,271 passing yards this season.
Baltimore pulled out the win, 26-23 in time beyond regulation.