Honors: 2009 - Won the Iron Man title for the Linemen following spring practice in late April.
2009: Played in five games and had 67 total snaps including a season-high 20 against WKU ... Played in his first career game against Memphis and saw three snaps ... Also saw late action in win over WKU ... Had two knockdowns and a season-best grade of 81 percent against ULL ... Saw action on the punt block team for the first time at ULM.
2008: Was the Lineman Champion in the team's 2008 Iron Man competition ... Suffered a knee injury in preseason camp and had to miss the entire season.
2007: Went through spring drills as a true freshman and entered fall camp as the backup at center ... Suffered a shoulder injury during fall camp and was lost for the season ... Took a redshirt year.
USAF Prep: Was a starter along the defensive line in his only year at the United States Air Force Prep Academy.
High School: Named Scripps Treasure Coast Newspaper all-area and first team all-Palm Beach Post in 2006 for St. Lucie West Centennial High School ... Selected to Florida Athletic Coaches Association North/South All-Star Classic and the 12th annual Outback Steakhouse Treasure Coast All-Star game ... As a senior he graded out at 93 percent and had 37 pancake blocks to go along with four fumble recoveries ... Graded out at 86 percent as a junior and had 33 pancake blocks ... Bench pressed 465 coming out of high school ... Played offensive line, defensive line, and long snapper in high school.
Full Name: Jacob Eugene Padrick ... Parents: Will and Kerry Padrick... Born: 1/15/88 ... Major: Exercise Science ... Other: Father is a high school assistant coach and also a firefighter.