#21 Jake Uphus
Height: 6-0
Weight: 220
Hometown: Sauk Centre, Minn.
High School: Sauk Centre
H.S. ('06)
Major: Business Management and Marketing


2007 - Played in 8 games for the Cobbers...tallied 13 total tackles with 7 unassisted.

Personal: All-Conference, All-Area Honors...lettered in football, baseball, and wrestling...hobbies include hunting, fishing, and sports...son of Joe and Kate Uphus.

Why did you choose to come to Concordia? “Because of the people I talked to about it."

The UPHUS File:

Nickname: Doc

Place I would most like to visit: Australia

Favorite movies: Super Troopers, SNL: Best of Chris Farley

Favorite food: Steak

Favorite restaurant: Chilles

Favorite TV show: Eastbound and Down, Man vs. Wild

Favorite musical groups: ACDC, Alabama
The three people I would most like to meet: Ted Nugent, Pope, Chris Farley

Nobody knows how much I like to: Eat

The biggest influence on my football career: Family

If I were to play another sport, it would be: Wrestling

Favorite pro sports team: Vikings, Twins

My dream job is: Play pro football

What was the first CD you ever owned? Garth Brooks

One thing I absolutely have to do before I turn 40: Go to Australia

This summer I: Worked Construction and worked out