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Asa Jackson quickly getting up to speed in secondary
Asa Jackson quickly getting up to speed in secondary

With limited bodies in the secondary the first couple of days of training camp, rookie cornerback Asa Jackson was a busy man during Monday and Tuesday’s partial-squad practices, chasing wide receivers up and down the field in 1-on-1 drills and manning his position in most, if not all, of the repetitions during team drills. After getting 10 minutes of additional work in after Tuesday’s practice, Jackson -- sweat dripping from his brow and trickling down his tattooed arms -- said he was thankful for the extra opportunities to gather his footing. He had missed three weeks of voluntary workouts this spring while finishing up classes at Cal Poly, and during the team’s mandatory...

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