Q&A with Falcons defensive end Tyson Jackson

Falcons defensive Tyson Jackson, who was the No. 3 overall pick of the 2009 NFL draft by the Kansas City Chiefs, signed a five-year, $25 million contract after becoming an unrestricted free agent. A total of $11 million of the contract is guaranteed.

Jackson, a former LSU Tiger, is expected to help improve the Falcons' run defense.

Here’s a Q&A with Jackson from earlier today:

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D. Orlando Ledbetter
D. Orlando Ledbetter
D. Orlando Ledbetter is the Atlanta Falcons beat writer for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
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