David Jacobs
David  Jacobs


Atlanta, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 265




DAVID JACOBS...Born: May 12, 1979.

High School: Westlake.... Named AAA All-State first team by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. and All-State honorable mention by the Georgia Sports Writers Association...chosen one of the Super Southern 100 and Top 50 in Georgia by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...named to Macon Telegraph?s ?Sweet 16?...named to 1998 FOX Sports South Countdown To Signing Day All-South third team defense...as a senior recorded 130 tackles and 34 sacks...recorded 75 career sacks ...selected to play in 1998 Georgia-Florida All-Star Game...High School Coach: Dallas Allen. College: 1998 - Redshirted...1999 - Solid spring which included six tackles, two tackles-for-loss, and one QB sack in annual spring G-Day game...played in all 11 games including six starts at DE...recorded one tackles in Georgia's 28-25 come-from-behind overtime victory over Purdue in the Outback Bowl, the biggest comeback in bowl history (from 0-25 deficit) and the first major sporting event of the 21st century (11:07 a.m., Jan. 1, 2000)....2000 - Moved inside to DT position during spring practice....listed as number two left DT at conclusion of spring drills....played in all 11 regular season games including one start....best game vs. Georgia Southern with seven total tackles...named to SEC Academic Honor Roll....2001 - Solid spring which included four tackles in annual spring G-Day game....listed as number one at the nose position at conclusion of spring drills...recipient of Aldredge-Kimberly Endowed Football Scholarship...started all eight games played at nose tackle...had 10 tackles vs. South Carolina and Tennessee...one sack came vs. Florida...suffered stroke the week of the Ole Miss game which ended his season....currently recovering at Emory Center for Rehabilitation Medicine in Atlanta....despite missing last three games, Jacobs still had tackle totals good enough for seventh on team...10 tackles for loss good for second behind Charles Grant's 12...21 QBPs also only trails Grant...Major: Housing and Consumer Economics.

Year G/GS Solo Asst. Total Sacks/TL CF RF PBU Int QBP
1999 11/6 4 17 21 5/9 1/3 0 0 0 5
2000 11/1 14 11 25 0 1/1 0 0 0 4
2001 8/8 26 29 55 1/9 10/22 0 0 0 21
Totals 30/15 44 57 101 1.5/18 12/26 0 0 0 30

My Favorite.....

Movie: Boyz N the Hood
Book: A Tale of Mice And Men Television
Show: Martin
Song: Its Good to Know
Actor: Martin Lawrence
Hobby: Working out
Class: Math
Sport Other than Football: Baseball
Thing about UGA: The people
Person I would like to meet: Martin Lawrence
Thing about game day in Athens: The fans

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