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#99 Damien Jacobs, DL

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Position: DL
Date of Birth: 07/22/1991
Height: 6' 3"   Weight: 300 lbs
Pro Experience: 1 Year Pro
College Experience: Florida
Resides: Gibson, LA

Biography:

Transaction Notes

Re-signed with the Sharks on September 1, 2017 for his second year of arena football and second season with the Sharks. (Jacksonville: 2017 - Present). 

 

Pro Experience

2017: Was assigned to the Jacksonville roster during training camp, though he did not make the final roster, he signed with the Sharks on June 2, 2017 under coach Siaha Burley. Jacobs played in three regular season games, gaining eight tackles, 3.5 for a loss, 3.5 sacks and one interception. 2014: Participated in the Buffalo Bills training camp. 

 

College

Finished his college career at the University of Florida... recorded 34 tackles, six for a loss, 2.5 sacks and one interception. He had a career high six tackles against Georgia Southern and was awarded the Gator's Patrick Courage award. Prior to Florida, he played for East Mississippi Community College, famous for it's Netflix Orginal Series "Last Chance U", and had 47 tackles, eight for a loss, two sacks and two fumble recoveries. He helped the Lions to a perfect 12-0 season and a NJCAA National Championship victory in 2011. 

 

Personal

Is a native of Gibson, LA and played for H.L. Bourgeois High School. He was ranked the 75th defensive lineman in the nation and 3rd in Louisiana by Rivals.com. Had 91 tackles, 6.5 sacks, and six forced fumbles during his senior year, and had offers to Florida State, Arkansas, Ole Miss and Nebraska. 

 
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