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    Jeff Baer
    Jeff Baer

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Bedford, Pa.

    High School:
    Chestnut Ridge

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 281

    Position:
    Defensive Tackle

    Eligibility:
    Jr.



    1999: Played in all 11 games, recording 23 tackles ... Picked up his first career sack against Duke ... Had a season-high five tackles against Iowa ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.

    1998: Saw game action vs. Penn State, recorded one assisted tackle Named scout team champion for the Michigan game.

    1997: Did not see any game action ... Named rookie champion after the Oklahoma game.

    High School: Named all-conference and honorable mention all-state following his senior season ... Bedford Gazette Defensive MVP in 1995 and 1996 ... Tribune Democrat first-team defense ... Altoona Mirror All-Star Team ... Team captain and MVP ... All-county ... Recorded 292 tackles, five sacks, six fumble recoveries in his prep career ... Had 36 receptions for 422 yards, 506 yards rushing and 12 career touchdowns ... Class President ... High school coach was Ron Walters ... Lettered three times each in football and basketball.

    Personal: Born Jeffrey Clay Baer on 3/21/79 ... Son of William and Susan Baer ... Mechanical engineering major.

    Baer's Career Stats

    DEFENSE

    Year GP ST AT TT TFL INT PBU FF FR SAK
    1998 1 0 1 1 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0/0
    1999 11 0 14 23 1/6 0/0 0 0 0 1/6
    TOTALS 12 0 15 24 1/6 0/0 0 0 0 1/6

    The Baer File
    Q. The book I've been reading: The Red Badge of Courage
    Q. If I could do it over: I'd have been a kicker or a golfer.
    Q. I'd give anything to meet: Johnny Cash.