Logan Cooke
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Cooke in 2021
No. 9 – Jacksonville Jaguars
Position:Punter
Personal information
Born: (1995-07-28) July 28, 1995 (age 26)
Columbia, Mississippi
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight:230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school:Columbia Academy
College:Mississippi State
NFL Draft:2018 / Round: 7 / Pick: 247
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2021
Punts:281
Punt Yards:13,074
Punt average:46.7
Inside 20:109
Player stats at NFL.com · PFR

Logan Edward Cooke (born July 28, 1995) is an American football punter for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Mississippi State.[1] He has been the regular Jaguars punter since the 2018 draft.

Early years

Cooke attended and played high school football at Columbia Academy.[2] He received offers from Southern Miss and Mississippi State before ultimately choosing to attended Mississippi State.[3]

College career

Cooke played for Mississippi State from 2014–2017. He recorded 150 punts for 6,250 net yards for a 41.7 average.[4]

Collegiate statistics

Logan Cooke
Year School Conf Class Pos G Punts Yds Avg
2014 Mississippi State SEC FR K 5 10 414 41.4
2015 Mississippi State SEC SO K 13 44 1,856 42.2
2016 Mississippi State SEC JR PK 10 44 1,760 40.0
2017 Mississippi State SEC SR PK 13 52 2,220 42.7
Career Mississippi State 150 6,250 41.7

Professional career

Cooke was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the seventh round (247th overall) in the 2018 NFL Draft.[5] He made his NFL debut in the Jaguars' season opener against the New York Giants. In the 20–15 victory, he had seven punts for 264 net yards.[6] Overall, he finished his rookie season with 86 punts for 3,872 net yards for a 45.02 average.[7]

Cooke was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list by the Jaguars on December 21, 2020,[8] and activated on December 31.[9]

On March 20, 2021, Cooke signed a four-year, $12 million contract extension with the Jaguars.[10]

References

  1. ^ "Logan Cooke - Football".
  2. ^ "Logan Cooke, Columbia Academy , Punter". 247Sports. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  3. ^ "Logan Cooke Recruit Interests". 247sports.com. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  4. ^ "Logan Cooke College Stats". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved October 5, 2018.
  5. ^ Day, Ryan (April 28, 2018). "2018 NFL Draft: Jaguars select Logan Cooke". BigCatCountry.com. Retrieved June 17, 2018.
  6. ^ "Jacksonville Jaguars at New York Giants – September 9th, 2018". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 5, 2018.
  7. ^ "Logan Cooke 2018 Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  8. ^ Alper, Josh (December 21, 2020). "Jaguars put Logan Cooke on COVID-19 list". NBCSports.com. Retrieved February 4, 2021.
  9. ^ Johnson, James (December 31, 2020). "Jags activate punter Logan Cooke off Reserve/Covid-19". USAToday.com. Retrieved February 4, 2021.
  10. ^ "Jaguars Re-Sign Punter Logan Cooke". Jaguars.com. March 20, 2021.