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Jacob Wade
Jacob  Wade


Silver Spring, Md.

High School:
Montgomery Blair

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 240



Villanova: Expected to see playing time at linebacker and on special teams; Possesses a good understanding of the Wildcat defense; Has good football instincts.

2009: Played in all 15 games and tallied 33 tackles (21 solo/ 12 assisted), three interceptions, one tackle for loss and one sack; Recorded three solo tackles against Lehigh; Had one assisted tackle at Penn; Recorded two solo tackles and one interception that was returned 40 yards versus Northeastern; Posted one assisted stop against William & Mary; Tallied one solo tackle at New Hampshire; Credited with four total tackles at JMU; Made one solo and one assisted stop versus Rhode Island; Posted one solo tackle and one interception at Richmond; Tallied two solo stops and two assisted tackles at Towson; Recorded three tackles and one interception versus Delaware; Made two solo tackles against Holy Cross in NCAA playoff first round; Posted two total tackles against New Hampshire in NCAA quarterfinals; Tallied three solo stops versus William & Mary in NCAA semifinals; Had two solo tackles and two assisted stops versus Montana in National Championship game.

2008: Played in all 13 games and tallied seven solo tackles and nine assisted stops for 16 total tackles to go with one pass break-up; Had four assisted tackles in season opener at West Virginia; Made one solo tackle, one assisted stop and a pass break-up versus Lehigh; Totaled one solo tackle and two assisted stops against Penn; Recorded one assisted stop versus Richmond; Posted three solo stops at William & Mary; Made one solo tackle against New Hampshire; Registered one solo tackle and one assisted stop versus Colgate in first round of NCAA playoffs.

2007: Played in 10 games; Credited with one assisted stop.

2006: Redshirted.

Montgomery Blair High School: Lettered in football and basketball; Two-time team MVP; Recipient of the Outstanding Senior Award and the Sportsmanship Award; Winner of the Jesse Owens Athletic Award and the Montgomery Blair Outstanding Athlete Award; Scholar-Athlete in basketball and football.

Personal: Liberal Arts major; Born 5/17/88 in Washington, D.C.; Son of Kwame Parker and Elizabeth Wade; Siblings are Jamal (39) and Idris (36).