Rickey Jackson discharged from hospital
Following surgery on Wednesday morning to alleviate bleeding and pressure on his brain, former New Orleans Saints great Rickey Jackson has been discharged from Tulane Medical Center. He arrived home Saturday evening in good spirits.
Jackson said his prognosis is good for a full recovery and he expects to up and around, resuming his work life and appearances within the next two weeks. He reiterated his appreciation for all who have prayed for him and expressed concern for his health.
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