Brandon Jackson (born October 2, 1985 in Horn Lake, Mississippi) is a former running back for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Packers in the second round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Nebraska.
Jackson was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the second round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He scored his first NFL touchdown in Week 3, on September 23, 2007 against the San Diego Chargers. Jackson topped the 100-yard mark for the first time in his career on December 30, 2007. On January 2, 2008 Jackson was voted NFL Rookie of the Week for his performance against the Detroit Lions in which he ran the ball 20 times for 113 yards and made two receptions for 22 yards in the Packers 34-13 victory. In the 11 games he played in, Jackson rushed for 267 yards on 75 carries and a touchdown and added 130 yards on 16 receptions. Due to his fumbling problems, Jackson would lose the starting job to Ryan Grant.
Jackson played in 13 games during his 2008 season, rushing for 248 yards on 45 carries and a touchdown, with 30 receptions for 185 yards. In 2009, Jackson ran for 111 yards in 12 games on 37 attempts, with 2 rushing touchdowns and 1 receiving touchdown.