|Date of birth||6 March 1944|
|Original team(s)||East Burwood|
|Height||189 cm (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||85 kg (187 lb)|
|1968–1970||South Melbourne||57 (35)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1970.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Jacobs was member of a Melbourne premiership side in his debut season, lining up at centre half forward in the 1964 VFL Grand Final. He later struggled to make the team regularly and in 1968 crossed to South Melbourne where he played for the next three seasons.