No more hard feelings for fans in Abbeville who felt snubbed by NFL Hall of Famer, Rickey Jackson. One month after the disappointment, elation and a daylong visit as Jackson tours the city. "This is spectacular," Heidi Vincent said. Vincent was ecstatic when she found the Hall of Famer in... more »
Former New Orleans Saint and NFL Hall of Famer Rickey Jackson spoke to students in Abbeville this morning as part of a daylong whirlwind of appearances. We caught up with him at Herod Elementary.
His visit comes after a "no show" a month ago at the Annual Louisiana Cattle... more »
Former New Orleans Saint and NFL Hall of Famer Rickey Jackson will be in Abbeville today for a daylong whirlwind of appearances.
His visit comes after a "no show" a month ago at the Annual Louisiana Cattle Festival Parade. Many Abbeville residents say they felt snubbed, but Jackson blamed... more »
Former New Orleans Saints linebacker and NFL Hall of Famer Rickey Jackson is returning to Abbeville on Wednesday for a day full of visits.
This upcoming stop comes on the heels of his no-show October 9th at the 62nd Annual Louisiana Cattle Festival Parade. Many residents in Abbeville felt... more »
An update on the controversy surrounding a special guest at last week's Cattle Festival. Some in abbeville say they were snubbed!
That's when Saints Hall of Famer Rickey Jackson, who was heavily promoted to attend the event, was a no-show.
His photo surfaced in a Mississippi newspaper, signing... more »
NFL Hall of Famer Rickey Jackson was supposed to be the guest of honor at this weekend's 62nd Annual Louisiana Cattle Festival in Abbeville, but Jackson was nowhere to be found among the thousands of people who packed the streets. Festival president Francis Plaisance found out early Saturday morning that... more »
BOGALUSA, La. (AP) - Health problems had kept Jimmy Rhymes in bed for days. But when his wife phoned to say former New Orleans Saint Rickey Jackson was dropping by, he had a daughter help him to the front porch - even though he thought his wife was kidding. Or,... more »
Rickey Jackson who played 13 years with the Saints and two with San Francisco will be featured on a float at the 62nd Annual Louisiana Cattle Festival Parade next month. This is the festival's first time to feature a NFL Hall of Famer.
Jackson will ride in the Grand... more »