Now, he won’t be back at all this year.
According to Mike Garafolo of NFL Network, the veteran defensive tackle will miss the rest of the season with a Lisfranc injury suffered in Sunday’s win over Washington.
Jackson will have surgery next week.
The Eagles were quick to sign Jackson to a three-year deal this offseason, after he was released by the Jaguars. It was a bit of a luxury buy, as they already had a deep and talented line. It’s less so now.