Wale Dada

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Wale Dada
No. 24
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-05-31) May 31, 1983 (age 34)
Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 201 lb (91 kg)
Career information
College: Washington State
Undrafted: 2006
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Omowale "Wale" Dada (born May 31, 1983) is a former American football cornerback. He was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He played college football at Washington State.

Dada was also a member of the Rhein Fire, Seattle Seahawks, New Orleans Saints, Denver Broncos, Edmonton Eskimos and Las Vegas Locomotives.

Early years[edit]

Dada attended Sandburg High School in Orland Park, Illinois.

Professional career[edit]

Rhein Fire[edit]

Dada was drafted by the Rhein Fire in the second round of the 2007 NFL Europa Free Agent Draft.[1] He started all ten games at left cornerback and recorded 36 tackles and one interception.

Las Vegas Locomotives[edit]

Dada was drafted by the Las Vegas Locomotives on the UFL Premiere Season Draft in 2009 and signed with the team on August 31.[2] He played for three seasons with Las Vegas, making appearances in each UFL Championship game from 2009 through 2011.[3]


  1. ^ "2007 NFL Europa Free Agent Draft". 2007-02-23. Archived from the original on 2007-03-28. 
  2. ^ "United Football League Signs 18 Players to Las Vegas Roster". UFL-Football.com. 2009-08-31. 
  3. ^ "#24 Wale Dada, DB". LasVegasLocos.com. Retrieved 2011-11-20. 

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