Fattah Statement on DeSean Jackson

Mar 28, 2014, 18:36 ET from Office of Congressman Chaka Fattah

PHILADELPHIA, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02) issued the following statement on NFL player DeSean Jackson, who was released today from the Philadelphia Eagles:

"I was honored to have known and worked with DeSean Jackson throughout his successful career with the Eagles and I am sad to see him go. His contributions both on and off the field were immense—especially his work through The DeSean Jackson Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer. I will continue to be a proud fan and wish him the best of luck in the NFL."

SOURCE Office of Congressman Chaka Fattah