SAN DIEGO, CA - NOVEMBER 27: Vincent Jackson #83 of the San Diego Chargers turns up field after his catch against the Denver Broncos at Qualcomm Stadium on November 27, 2011 in San Diego, California. The Broncos went on to win 16-13. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

NFL Free Agency: Vincent Jackson To Sign With Buccaneers, According To Reports

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are nearing a deal with free-agent wide receiver Vincent Jackson, according to reports.

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NFL Free Agency: Vincent Jackson To Sign With Buccaneers, According To Reports

Stephen Holder of the Tampa Bay Times has tweeted that the Buccanners and former San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Jackson "is close to a done deal". He reports that the Bucs "have put a full-court press on him" to try and steer other teams toward other options.

Jackson has been one of the more attractive free agents on the market and drew interest from numerous teams.

In 2011, Jackson had just 60 receptions yet had 1,106 receiving yards and had nine receiving touchdowns. In seven professional seasons, Jackson has had three years of 1,000 or more receiving yards and has been elected to the Pro Bowl twice.

For the latest on Tampa Bay free agency, keep it to this StoryStream. For more on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, make sure to visit Bucs Nation. For all the latest news around the NFL during free agency, stop by the SB Nation NFL Hub Page.

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