- Signed with Green Bay as a free agent in March 2016 after spending three seasons with the St. Louis Rams (2013-15) and four with the Tennessee Titans (2009-12).
- Has posted at least 35 receptions in each of the last five seasons (2011-15), one of only five active tight ends in the NFL to do so (Antonio Gates, Jimmy Graham, Rob Gronkowski, Greg Olsen).
- Ranks No. 2 among NFL tight ends with a 13.1-yard receiving average since 2011, trailing only Gronkowski (14.8 avg.) over that span.
- Has made 32 catches of 25-plus yards since ’11, tied for No. 3 in the league among TEs over that span behind only Gronkowski (49) and Graham (41).
- Holds the single-game franchise record for the most receiving yards by a tight end for both the Titans (169 vs. Jacksonville, Dec. 24, 2011) and the Rams (141 vs. Arizona, Sept. 8, 2013).
- Missed just four games due to injury (one in 2009, three in 2012) during his first seven seasons in the league.
- Ranked No. 2 on the team in both receptions and receiving yards (39 for 481) in 2015, his final season with the Rams.
- Caught a career-high 52 passes for St. Louis in 2014, the third most by a TE in a season in team annals.
- Set a franchise single-season record with 671 yards receiving in his first year with the Rams in 2013 after signing with the club as an unrestricted free agent.
- Registered a career-high 759 yards receiving in 2011, the second most by a TE in a season in Titans franchise history.
- Appeared in 30 games with one start in his first two seasons with Tennessee and caught 38 passes for 435 yards (11.4 avg.) and a TD.
- Selected with the first of Tennessee’s two third-round picks in the 2009 NFL Draft, 89th overall and the third TE. The pick was obtained from New England in exchange for the Titans’ second-round selection in 2010.
Played in 37 games with 14 starts during his three seasons with the Gamecocks…Registered 73 catches for 1,107 yards (15.2 avg.) and seven TDs…Split time between TE and WR as a redshirt freshman in 2006 before shifting to TE on a full-time basis in ’07…Majored in retail…Junior season (2008): Appeared in 13 games with 11 starts and ranked second on the team with a career-high 37 catches for a career-best 573 yards (15.5 avg.) and three TDs…His average of 15.5 yards per catch led the team…Earned first-team All-Southeastern Conference recognition from the league’s coaches and second-team honors from The Associated Press and Rivals.com…Was named one of eight semifinalists for the Mackey Award, which is given to the nation’s top tight end…Recorded a career-high eight catches for a career-best 111 yards (13.9 avg.) at Vanderbilt (Sept. 4)…Posted the team’s two longest receptions of the season, a 66-yard TD catch vs. Arkansas (Nov. 8) and a 63-yard reception at Ole Miss (Oct. 4)…Sophomore season (2007): Made the permanent move to TE and played in 12 games with three starts…Ranked third on the squad with 30 catches for 421 yards (14.0 avg.) and three TDs…Ranked second on the squad in receiving yards and paced the team in yards per catch…Posted 50-plus receiving yards in four games, including a four-catch, 66-yard outing (16.5 avg.) vs. Mississippi State (Sept. 29)…Redshirt freshman season (2006): Split time between TE and WR, seeing action in 12 games on the season…Caught six passes for 113 yards (18.8 avg.) and a TD…Four of his six receptions went for 20-plus yards…Registered his first career TD catch when he hauled in a 25-yard pass vs. Auburn (Sept. 28) in the fourth quarter.
Given name Jared Alan Cook…Born in Birmingham, Ala. …Married, wife’s name is Lana…Has four children, Jordan, 5, Phoenix, 2, and infant twins, Cross and Shiloh…Older brother, Jason, was a four-year letterman (2005-08) at fullback for Ole Miss and signed with the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2009 before being released at the end of the preseason…High school: Earned first-team all-state and first-team all-conference honors from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution as a senior at North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, Ga. …Played WR and FS, hauling in 32 passes for 800 yards (25.0 avg.) and 10 TDs as a senior…Also played basketball and earned all-state and all-conference recognition…Was part of an AAU basketball team, the Georgia Stars, that won a national championship while he was in high school…Was a teammate of current NBA guards Lou Williams and Jodie Meeks with the Stars…Community involvement: Participated in numerous community events during his time in St. Louis, including the Komen Race for the Cure, Motion for Kids Holiday Party, KidSmart Push for Pencils and the All-Community Ticket Program…Provided an early Thanksgiving meal for 75 children at the Gene Slay’s Boys’ Club of St. Louis in November 2014…Has hosted the Jared Cook Tip-Off Classic at North Gwinnett High School to benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure…Residence: Suwanee, Ga.