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Jake Coker
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Jake Coker

QB

Height
6-5
Weight
230 Lbs

Bio

Jacob Coker is a quarterback for the University of Alabama Crimson Tide of the Southeastern Conference. Coker transferred to Alabama after three seasons at Florida State University. Upon signing Coker, Alabama head coach Nick Saban said in a press release: "We think a lot of Jake and we are excited to have him join our team. He is not only an outstanding football player, but he is also a fine young man who we feel will be a great fit with our program at Alabama."

High School

The Mobile, Alabama native was a three-star prospect according to Rivals and Scout coming out of St. Paul's Episcopal in 2010, the same high school as former Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron. Coker ran a wing-T offense until his senior season where he switched to a pro-style offense where he threw for 1,508 yards and 16 touchdowns. He led St. Paul’s to the semifinals of the Alabama state playoffs. Coker also shined on the basketball court in high school, averaging 17.4 points per game as a junior.

College

He redshirted at Florida State in 2011 and saw limited action in 2012 as a back-up to EJ Manuel. His first career touchdown pass was 19-yard completion to Kelvin Benjamin against Savannah State. In 2013 Coker was a member of the Seminoles’ national championship team. He played in seven games while backing up Heisman winner Jameis Winston. Coker completed 18-36 passes for 250 yards on the season. The mobile quarterback also had a rushing touchdown.    

Statistics

Stats CMP ATT PCT YDS Y/A TD INT LONG 20+ 40+ RZ ATT SK
2013 Regular Season 18 36 50.0 250 6.9 0 1 42 1 1 5 5

Game Log

Date Opponent Result CMP ATT PCT YDS Y/A TD INT SK RTG ATT YDS TD
1-1-2015 @ Ohio State Buckeyes Ohio State Buckeyes 42-35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-6-2014 @ Missouri Tigers Missouri Tigers 13-42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-29-2014 @ Auburn Tigers Auburn Tigers 55-44 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-22-2014 @ Western Carolina Catamounts Western Carolina Catamounts 48-14 12 18 66.7 115 6.4 1 0 0 138.7 0 0 0
11-15-2014 @ Mississippi State Bulldogs Mississippi State Bulldogs 25-20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

News

FSU QB Coker To Alabama Made Official

FSU QB Coker To Alabama Made Official

by Christopher Smith

As expected, Alabama announced that Florida State quarterback Jacob Coker plans to transfer to the Crimson Tide and be eligible to play this fall, the team announced Sunday... Read more

Jameis Winston's Backup Next Bama QB?

by Christopher Smith

Nick Saban and Alabama could be close to filling their biggest need this offseason thanks to the team that ended their run of national championships... Read more