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Wilbur Jackson
Date of birth: November 19, 1951 (1951-11-19) (age 58)
Place of birth: Ozark, Alabama
Career information
Position(s): Running back
Jersey №: 40
College: Alabama
NFL Draft: 1974 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9
 As player:
San Francisco 49ers
Washington Redskins
Playing stats at

Wilbur Jackson (born November 19, 1951 in Ozark, Alabama) is a former American football running back for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He was drafted in the first round of the 1974 NFL Draft out of University of Alabama by the 49ers. He played five seasons for San Francisco, and then three years with the Washington Redskins.

Jackson was the first African-American offered a Scholarship to play football at the University of Alabama, and was inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame in 2007.



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