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Jack Lynn
Jack  Lynn

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Lake Zurich, Ill.

High School:
Lake Zurich HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 240

Position:
LB

Experience:
3 Letters

Major:
Business and Marketing Education


07/25/2016

Gophers Tackle B1G Media Days

Minnesota represented by Tracy Claeys, Mitch Leidner, Jack Lynn and Damarius Travis

06/15/2016

Six Gophers Honored By Athlon

Jonah Pirsig, Brandon Lingen, Shannon Brooks, Damarius Travis, Jack Lynn and Ryan Santoso named preseason All-Big Ten by Athlon

03/10/2016

Spring Preview: Linebackers

Gophers deepest position this year could be at linebacker

12/01/2015

Captains Named For 2016 Season

Minnesota's four captains for the 2016 season will be Mitch Leidner, Damarius Travis, Jack Lynn and Brandon Lingen

11/30/2015

Ten Gophers Awarded by Big Ten Conference

Ten Gophers Awarded by Big Ten Conference

09/07/2014

Gophers Beat MTSU 35-24

The Gophers improved to 2-0 with a 35-24 win over Middle Tennessee State.

04/05/2013

Jack Lynn Profile

With departures at linebacker, redshirt freshman Jack Lynn looks to make an impact.

10/11/2014

Football vs Northwestern 10.11.14

Football vs Northwestern 10.11.14

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2016 • SENIOR SEASON:
Started against Oregon State and led the team with seven tackles  • started against Indiana State and led the team with nine tackles including a half of a sack • started against Colorado State and made six tackles. 

2015 • JUNIOR SEASON:
 Played in 13 games and started 10 • recorded 76 tackles (fourth on team) and led the Gophers with 11.0 tackles-for-loss • added 1.5 sacks for a loss of 11 yards • broke up a pair of passes, forced a fumble and recovered a fumble • named All-Big Ten Honorable Mention by the conference media. Game-by-Game: Tallied seven tackles, including 1.0 tackle-for-loss, against TCU • registered three tackles at Colorado State • made four solo tackles versus Kent State • totaled three tackles (two solo), including 1.0 behind the line of scrimmage, against Ohio • recorded eight tackles, including a team-best 2.0 tackles-for-loss, at Northwestern • tallied four tackles, including .5 sack, and recovered a fumble on special teams at Purdue • registered seven tackles, including 1.0 tackle-for-loss, versus Nebraska • notched seven tackles, including .5 tackle-for-loss, and added a team-high two pass breakups against Michigan • tallied seven tackles, including a career-high 2.5 tackles-for-loss, and forced a fumble at Ohio State • registered seven tackles, including .5 tackle-for-loss, at Iowa • totaled eight tackles (three solo) versus Illinois • notched seven tackles against Wisconsin • recorded four tackles, including 1.5 behind the line of scrimmage, versus Central Michigan.

2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Played in 13 games and started seven • tallied 57 tackles, including 7.0 tackles-for-loss and one sack • forced three fumbles, recovered one fumble and broke up two passes. Game-by-Game: Made his first career start at linebacker against Eastern Illinois and recorded four tackles • made a career high 10 tackles, including one tackle-for-loss, against Middle Tennessee • made two tackles, including one tackle-for-loss, and forced two fumbles at TCU • tallied four tackles against San Jose State • notched five tackles, including 1.5 tackles-for-loss, at Michigan • assisted on three tackles, including .5 tackle-for-loss, against Northwestern • totaled seven tackles against Purdue • made three tackles at Illinois • recovered a fumble and recorded two tackles against Iowa, including .5 tackle-for-loss • made two tackles, including one for a loss, against Ohio State • made four tackles at Nebraska • recorded seven tackles at Wisconsin, including .5 tackle-for-loss, and forced a fumble • made four tackles and notched one sack against Missouri.

2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Made his collegiate debut against UNLV, recording two tackles • registered three tackles at New Mexico State • competed at Indiana.

2012: Redshirted • shared Defensive Work Team Player of the Year honors with Matt Garin.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Lake Zurich High School • ranked as a three-star prospect and as the No. 27 player in the state of Illinois by Rivals.com • helped lead team to three berths in the state semifinals and one berth in the state title game • named Class 7A All-State by Illinois High School Football Coaches Association • first-team all-state selection by the Champaign News-Gazette and Chicago Tribune • named honorary captain of the Daily Herald Lake County all-area team • four-year starter • played wide receiver as well as linebacker • recorded 93 tackles, including seven tackles-for-loss and 2.5 sacks in 2011 • recovered two fumbles, snagged one interception and forced one fumble in 2011 • caught 13 passes for 271 yards and four touchdowns during senior campaign • coached by Bryan Stortz.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 6, 1993 • son of Pat and Sandy Lynn.

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