2013 (Senior): Appeared in all 12 games at linebacker and on special teams ... posted 10 tackles, one for loss, with one forced fumble and one fumble recovery ... forced and recovered the fumble on the same play at No. 4 Ohio State ... recorded three stops and one tackle for loss in win over Purdue ... earned a scholarship for the 2013 season during preseason camp ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2012 (Junior): Played in 11 games, primarily on special teams ... made three tackles ... earned a scholarship for the 2012 season during preseason camp ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2011 (Sophomore): Saw action in all 12 games on special teams ... finished with three tackles ... three-time scout team player of the week (South Carolina State, Penn State and Iowa) ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2010 (Freshman): Did not see any game action in 2010 ... named scout team player of the week following the Michigan game.
Prep/Personal: Linebacker for head coach Steve Nye at Brother Rice High School ... an all-area and All-Catholic League selection ... recorded 108 tackles with one interception, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries as a senior ... two-year football letterwinner ... mother is Jill Michalek and father, Tony, was a four-year member of the IU football team, including the 1979 Holiday Bowl champions ... born on March 23, 1992, Jacob Anton Michalek is a criminal justice and psychology double major.
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