Eddie Jackson

Eddie Jackson is a former NFL player turned Food Network personality, private chef, food truck owner and personal trainer. In 2015, he proved to be the ultimate culinary champion during Food Network Star season eleven, known for his charismatic personality, charm under pressure and spectacular cooking skills. Eddie’s unique take on food combines his southern background with his passion for rich bold flavors. In addition to Star, he has appeared on Food Network shows including Kids BBQ Championship, BBQ Blitz, Chopped, Clash of the Grandmas and Christmas at Bobby’s.