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Jake
Thomas
#95 Defensive Tackle
Jake
Thomas
#95 Defensive Tackle
Height 6'2
Weight 276 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1990-12-06 (28)
Born Douglas, NB
School Acadia
INT / NAT NAT
Defensive Tackles 17
Special Teams Tackles 0
Interceptions 0
Sacks 3

2018: Blue Bombers

Thomas is the longest-serving member of the Bombers and, after a late return to the club in May of 2018, then dressed for all 18 regular season and two playoff games last season. Thomas recorded three sacks, 17 tackles and forced two fumbles. In 119 career games, all with the Bombers and including 25 sacks, Thomas has recorded 92 tackles, 13 sacks, forced three fumbles and picked off one pass.
Thomas signed a one-year contract extension on January 8, 2019.

2017: Blue Bombers

Thomas put together his best statistical season as a Bomber, picking up 21 tackles, four sacks and recording his first career interception in 18 games with the Bombers.

2016: Blue Bombers 

Played in 16 games as a regular across the defensive line’s rotation. Made 16 defensive tackles and a pair of fumble recoveries as part of the club’s impressive +29 turnover ratio in 2016. Recorded two tackles and a quarterback sack in the West Semi-Final at BC. Had a streak of 62 consecutive games played end on September 5th, 2016.

2015: Blue Bombers

Dressed in all 18 games for the second year in a row, recording 16 tackles, one sack and three tackles for a loss.

2014: Blue Bombers

Stepped up with more playing time and began to flash his skills, with 20 tackles and four tackles in 18 games.

2013: Blue Bombers

Missed the 2013 season opener, but then dressed for the remaining 17 games. Picked up his first career sack and also made his first career start against Hamilton on November 2nd.

2012: Blue Bombers

Thomas was drafted by the Bombers in the fourth round, 29th overall, in the 2012 CFL Draft and dressed for 13 games as a rookie. He finished the year with one tackle, but also forced a fumble in the dying seconds of a 23-22 win over Edmonton on July 26th.

College

Played in all 8 games in his final season with the Acadia Axemen and finished second in the AUS conference with nine sacks. Named to the AUS Conference All-Star Team and was also Second Team All-Canadian in 2010. Played for Team Canada at the 2011 IFAF World Championships in Austria.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2012
WPG 14 1 1 0 0 0 1
2013
WPG 17 5 0 1 0 0 0
2014
WPG 18 19 0 4 0 0 0
2015
WPG 18 13 1 1 0 0 0
2016
WPG 16 16 0 0 0 0 0
2017
WPG 18 21 1 4 1 0 0
2018
WPG 18 17 0 3 0 0 2
Total
119 92 3 13 1 0 3

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-14
1 EDM 1 0 0 0 0 0
06-22
2 MTL 0 0 0 0 0 0
06-29
3 HAM 0 0 0 0 0 0
07-07
4 BC 2 0 0 0 0 0
07-14
5 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
07-21
6 TOR 1 0 1 0 0 1
07-27
7 TOR 1 0 0 0 0 0
08-10
9 HAM 1 0 1 0 0 0
08-17
10 OTT 1 0 0 0 0 0
08-25
11 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-02
12 SSK 3 0 0 0 0 0
09-08
13 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-21
15 MTL 3 0 1 0 0 1
09-29
16 EDM 1 0 0 0 0 0
10-05
17 OTT 1 0 0 0 0 0
10-13
18 SSK 2 0 0 0 0 0
10-26
20 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-03
21 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-11
22 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-18
23 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
17 0 3 0 0 2