KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Former defensive back Janzen Jackson has been charged with murder according to the Los Angeles Register.
Jackson is accused of strangling his mother's boyfriend back in September.
Prosecutors say Janzen was seen on surveillance video dragging a large bundle out of an apartment that could be a body.
The former five-star recruit spent two seasons at UT before being kicked off the team.
He wound up at McNeese State and had a brief stint with the New York Giants and in the Canadian Football League.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.