18 May, 15:44
It's down to the wire now for the five contenders who have been shortlisted for the ultimate individual accolade in northern hemisphere rugby, ERC European Player of the Year 2013.
They were roared on by 37,881 supporters in the Scottish capital and they played their part in the success according to Jacobsen.
"It's impossible to measure the effect the fans had on the content - but it sure was massive," he told the Daily Record.
"It doesn't get any better than this!
"I told the guys in the dressing room beforehand that it was our big opportunity to make history and the supporters helped us do just that.
"The crowd were unreal, both in terms of numbers and the noise they made. We had some great crowds and great games in the past but this was another level altogether.
"It was like an international. In fact the noise was even louder - amazing."
Reward for Edinburgh is a trip to the Aviva Stadium in Dublin to meet Ulster in the last four on Saturday April 28.