George Iloka

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George Iloka
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Iloka with the Bengals in 2013.
No. 43  Cincinnati Bengals
Position: Strong Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-03-31) March 31, 1990 (age 25)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 217 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College: Boise State
NFL draft: 2012 / Round: 5 / Pick: 167
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles: 142
Pass deflections: 16
Interceptions: 4
Forced fumbles: 2
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George Iloka (born March 31, 1990) is an American football safety for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Boise State. He was considered one of the best safety prospects for the 2012 NFL Draft. He was the 32nd pick in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.[1]

High School career[edit]

George Iloka attended Kempner High School in Sugar Land, Texas.

College career[edit]

IIoka attended Boise State University from 2008 to 2011. He was a three year starter and finished his career with 231 tackles, seven interceptions and a sack. He was an All-WAC selection in 2010 and all MWC 2011.[2][3]

Professional career[edit]

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

Iloka was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals, 167 overall pick in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

In 2013, Iloka became the starting strong safety for the Bengals. In 2014, he returned to the starting position. Iloka recorded two interceptions against quarterback Matt Ryan in the Week 2 win against the Atlanta Falcons.[4]


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