Ikemefuna Enemkpali

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I.K. Enemkpali
No. 51 New York Jets
Position: Outside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-07-03) July 3, 1991 (age 24)
Place of birth: Pflugerville, Texas
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 261 lb (118 kg)
Career information
High school: Pflugerville (TX)
College: Louisiana Tech
NFL draft: 2014 / Round: 6 / Pick: 210
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2014
Tackles: 3
Sacks: 0
Forced fumbles: 0
Stats at NFL.com

Ikemefuna "I.K." Chinedum Enemkpali (born July 3, 1991) is an American football linebacker for the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Jets in the sixth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Louisiana Tech.

Early years[edit]

Enemkpali attended Pflugerville High School in Texas. Enemkpali was selected to the All-District 25-5A first team and all-Central Texas third team by the American Statesman.[1] He had 64 Tackles and 14 sacks in his senior season in high school.[1]

College career[edit]

He was selected to the 2012 First Team All-WAC and All-Louisiana First Team in his junior season.[1] He was named as the 2012 Fred Dean Defensive Player of the Year in junior season.[1] He was selected 2013 First Team All-Conference USA and All-Louisiana First Team following his senior season.[1] He was selected as the 2013 Willie Roaf Lineman of the Year in his senior season.[1]

Professional career[edit]

2014 NFL Draft[edit]

Enemkpali was selected by the New York Jets in the sixth round (210th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.[2]

Personal life[edit]

His sister Nneka Enemkpali is a basketball player for the Texas Longhorns.[3]


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