|Born:||April 11, 1950|
Hopkins, South Carolina
|NFL draft||1972 / Round: 7 / Pick 164|
|1972–1977||New Orleans Saints|
|Career highlights and awards|
Earnest Jackson (born April 11, 1950) is a former professional American football cornerback for eight seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons, and the Detroit Lions. He played college football at Duke University.