Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Rickey Jackson will appear at the Saints Hall of Fame Museum, located at Gate B on the Plaza Level of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, prior to the New Orleans Saints final game of the season against the Carolina Panthers this Sunday, December 30 at noon.
Jackson will sign autographs and take pictures at the museum from 10 a.m.-11:15 a.m. The museum is open to TICKET HOLDERS ONLY on game day, free of charge. The museum will be open from 9 a.m.-9:45 a.m., from 10 a.m.-11:45 a.m. and for 45 minutes following the game.
A six-time Pro Bowl selection and four-time first-team All-Pro, Jackson played for the New Orleans Saints from 1981-1993 (13 seasons). He recorded 128 sacks and ranks among all-time leaders in NFL history in sacks and fumble recoveries. Jackson is among the all-time leaders in New Orleans Saints history in games played, sacks, tackles and fumble recoveries.
He was part of the famed "Dome Patrol" linebacker corps, voted as the best in NFL history by NFL Network, teaming with Pat Swilling, Vaughan Johnson and Sam Mills as a modern day version of the "Fearsome Foursome."
Jackson later won a Super Bowl as a member of the San Francisco 49ers.
He was inducted into the Saints Hall of Fame in 1997 and became the first person to spend the preponderance of his career as a New Orleans Saint to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2010.
The Saints Hall of Fame Museum is open by appointment on weekdays, based on availability, between 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at a cost of $7 per person or $5 for seniors and children under 12.