48 Jake Filkins  
Jake Filkins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Prescott, Wis.

High School:
Prescott HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 240

Position:
Long Snapper


08/27/2013

Gophers Release Depth Chart, Injury Report

Minnesota hosts UNLV at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29

12/07/2012

Thirty-One Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Minnesota ranks second in the conference, increases total from 2011 to 2012 by 13

12/06/2012

Gophers Place 70 on Fall Academic All-Big Ten List

Minnesota improves fall Academic All-Big Ten total by 11

11/12/2011

Postgame Quotes vs. Wisconsin

Postgame Quotes vs. Wisconsin

09/14/2013

Gophers vs. Western Illinois: Sept. 14, 2013

Photos from the Gophers vs. Western Illinois football game at TCF Bank Stadium, Sept. 14, 2013

Photo Gallery

Game-By-Game Stats (PDF)
2013
2012
2011
2010

2013 • SENIOR SEASON: Served as primary snapper for both punts and place kicks against UNLV, successfully converting 11 long snaps (2 FG, 6 PAT, 3 punt) • perfect on long snaps, as he converted 10 at New Mexico State (3 FG, 4 PAT, 3 punt) • executed eight long snaps (3 PAT, 5 punt) against Western Illinois and 11 long snaps (2 FG, 6 PAT, 3 punt) against San Jose State • converted eight long snaps (1 PAT, 7 punt) against Iowa • executed six long snaps (2 FG, 1 PAT, 3 punt) at Michigan and 12 long snaps (3 FG, 2 PAT, 7 punt) at Northwestern • converted 11 long snaps (2 FG, 4 PAT, 5 punt) against Nebraska • executed 11 long snaps (6 PAT, 5 punt) at Indiana• converted eight snaps (1 FG, 3 PAT, 4 punt) against Penn State and seven against Wisconsin (1 PAT, 6 punt)• converted seven long snaps (2 FG, 5 punt) at Michigan State.

2012 • JUNIOR SEASON: Played in all 13 games • served as primary snapper for both punts and place kicks • successfully converted 125 long snaps (22 FG, 34 PAT, 69 punt) • named Academic All-Big Ten.

2011 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Played in all 12 games • successfully converted 99 long snaps (15 FG, 25 PAT, 59 punt) during the 2011 season.

2010 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Appeared in nine games as Minnesota's long snapper on punts.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned Second Team All-Middle Border Conference honors as a tight end in 2008 • was a three-sport athlete for Prescott High School • earned All-America honors as a high school wrestler in both Greco-Roman and Freestyle disciplines • was an honor student at Prescott.

PERSONAL: Born on February 19, 1991 • son of Tom and Janice Filkins • was also a member of the Gopher wrestling team in 2009-10 and 2010-11 • working on his post graduate degree.