He accepted a scholarship to play for Arizona State, where he led the university to an undefeated regular season during his senior year.
Plummer was born in Boise, Idaho in 1974 and was a three-sport athlete in high school, excelling in baseball, basketball and football.
He was a three-sport star in high school, playing baseball and basketball in addition to football.
Plummer was selected all-state as both a quarterback and punter and passed for 6,097 yards and 68 touchdowns in his junior and senior years.
Plummer played college football at Arizona State University.
His nickname, "Jake the Snake," was given to him as a tribute to professional wrestler, Jake "the Snake" Roberts.CFL: 1 Argos: 1 Acquired: Signed to the practice roster as a free agent on October 17, 2016…Re-signed by the team on December 1, 2016.