Chimdi Chekwa

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Chimdi Chekwa
No. 35     Oakland Raiders
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-09-07) September 7, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Marrero, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Clermont (FL) East Ridge
College: Ohio State
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 4 / Pick: 113
Debuted in 2011 for the Oakland Raiders
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Tackles 35
Interceptions 0
Pass deflections 2
Stats at

Chimdi Chekwa (born September 7, 1988) is an American football cornerback for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football at Ohio State, he was considered one of the top cornerback prospects. He was drafted by the Raiders in the 4th round in the 2011 NFL Draft.[1]

College career[edit]

As a senior in 2010 Chekwa was named a first team All-American by the FWAA and College Football News.[2][3]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 0 in 191 lb 31 3/8 in 8 3/8 in 4.35 s 36 1/2 in 10 ft 6 in


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