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Jake Slaughter
Jake Slaughter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brentwood, TN

High School:
Brentwood Academy

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 243

Position:
FB

Birthdate:
09/04/1982

Experience:
3L

2004:
Auburn's starting fullback ... Coaches' Co-Offensive Player of the Week for his blocking performance against Ole Miss ... Started three games.

2003:
Auburn's backup fullback ... Played in all 13 games ... Gained eight yards on two carries against Mississippi State ... Rushed once for seven yards against Georgia Tech ... Caught a 13-yard pass against Vanderbilt ... Moved back to fullback from linebacker during spring drills.

2003:
Moved back to fullback from linebacker during spring drills.

2002:
Played in nine games ... Played linebacker against Louisiana-Monroe and finished with three tackles and a quarterback hurry ... Played on special teams in the last four games ... Moved to linebacker prior to the Syracuse game but did not see action at the position ... Saw time in first four games at fullback, but did not have a carry.

2001:
Redshirted

HIGH SCHOOL:
Finished senior season with 140 tackles, six quarterback sacks, seven forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries ... Also played fullback and rushed for 810 yards and nine touchdowns and had 400 yards receiving ... As a junior, totaled 85 tackles ... Helped lead Brentwood Academy to state championship game ... Selected to the all-midstate all-division II team as a linebacker ... Named to the all-area team by The Tennessean ...All-county selection ... High School Coach: Tom Moore ... High School teammate of Taylor Bourgeois ...Also lettered four years in track.

PERSONAL:
Born Sept. 4, 1982 in New Orleans, La. ... Full name is Jake Eugene Slaughter ... Son of John and Sharyn Slaughter ... Nephew of former Denver Broncos' quarterback Mickey Slaughter ... Cousin of former Louisiana Tech All-America wide receiver and current San Francisco 49ers player Bobby Slaughter ... Majoring in Business.