Jackson expected to fully recover

7/13/2004 - Georgia Bulldogs

ATHENS, Ga. -- Georgia defensive end Marcus Jackson has been hospitalized with a blood clot in his brain but is expected to make a full recovery.

The team said today that Jackson, a redshirt sophomore from
Norcross, was taken to St. Marys Hospital in Athens on Friday with
symptoms of headache and vomiting. Tests revealed the blood clot,
and he was transported to Emory Hospital in Atlanta, where he is
listed in stable condition.

The team says Jackson is being treated with anti-coagulant
medications and could be discharged as early as midweek.