St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson is off to a solid start as his team improbably leads the New Orleans Saints by a score of 17-0 at the half. Jackson scored the Rams' first touchdown, and he has 69 yards on 13 carries so far. He also has two receptions for 22 yards.
Jackson had 290 rushing yards and 51 receiving yards on the season with 2 touchdowns on the ground and 1 touchdown in the air. Jackson was averaging 58 yards rushing and 10 yards receiving per game. Jackson rushing yards is down nearly 20 yards per game from last season.
Jackson was ranked as the 13th ranked running back according to Yahoo! heading into his match up with the New Orleans Saints.