Jackie Wallace, 3 July 1990. Photo by Ted Jackson, The Times-Picayune

Heartbreaking Long Read About Addiction: The Search for Jackie Wallace

A harrowing tear-jerker of a tale

This is one of the heaviest articles I’ve ever read about addiction. Photojournalist Ted Jackson of The Times-Picayune lays out a harrowing up and down roller coaster of the life of a former star NFL player over a period of almost three decades. More: The search for Jackie Wallace …