Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017; Spring 2017)
A former Navy SEAL, Jackson sat out his first season as a redshirt.
Jackson served as a member of the Navy SEALs for four years after graduating from Shadow Ridge High School in Las Vegas, Nev., in 2010. He was not a member of the football team in high school, but did participate in baseball and soccer. He hit .316 as a senior on the baseball team at Shadow Ridge.
Damian is the son of Bridgette Saenz, and he was born on July 22, 1992. Jackson is majoring in computer science and is a two-time member of the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll.