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Jake Ricks
Jake Ricks

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Muscle Shoals, AL

High School:
Colbert County

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 292

Position:
DL

Birthdate:
06/06/1987

Experience:
3L

Major:
Criminology

2008 -- Played in 12 games, totaling seven tackles with 2.0 TFL's for minus 8 yards ... Registered two tackles, including one tackle for loss (minus 4 yards) in season opener vs. Louisiana-Monroe ... Saw playing time vs. Southern Miss but did not record a tackle ... Limited playing time vs. Mississippi State and LSU ... Recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown in 14-12 win vs. Tennessee ... Blocked a field goal attempt and had one tackle vs. Vanderbilt ... Played, but did not record a tackle vs. Arkansas ... Had 1.0 TFL for minus 4 yards and two total tackles, tying career high, vs. Ole Miss ... Broke up one pass vs. UT Martin ... Had one assisted tackle vs. Georgia ... Had one solo stop vs. Alabama.

2007 -- Limited action in all 13 games ... Six stops in last seven games ... Had one TFL (-1) vs. Georgia ... Recorded two solo stops against Mississippi State, including a tackle for loss (-2) ... Tied season high with two tackles at Arkansas.

2006 -- Appeared in six games ... Finished with an assisted tackle against Buffalo ... Recovered a fumble and returned in 31 yards against Mississippi State ... Also played against South Carolina, Arkansas, Tulane and Arkansas State.

HIGH SCHOOL -- High School Coach: Steve Mask ... Alabama Sports Writers Association Alabama Class 3A Lineman of the Year and first team all-state as a senior ... Was the Florence Times Daily Class 1A-3A Player of the Year (2005) ... Ranked No. 13 among offensive tackles and the No. 6 player in the state of Alabama by Rivals.com ... Rivals.com Rivals 250 ... Ranked No. 13 in the Preseason Alabama Top 40 by Rivals.com ... Ranked No. 37 as an offensive lineman by Scout.com ... Ranked No. 45 nationally at the offensive tackle position by ESPN.com ... Ranked as the No. 70 player in the Southeast by Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report ... Rated No. 11 on the Birmingham News Super Senior 2006 ... Named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 ... Named to the Orlando Sentinel All-Southern team for the state of Alabama ... Ranked 70th on the Mobile Register's Super Southeast 120 list of prospects.

PERSONAL -- Born June 6, 1987 ... Son of Coreg and Aretha Wilson ... Is the brother of Auburn linebacker Courtney Harden ... Major: Criminology.

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