|National Football League Draft Profile|
|Chimdi Chekwa |
|Selection||16 (113 overall)|
|School||Ohio State |
|High School||East Ridge (Clermont, Florida)|
|2009 Honorable Mention All-Big Ten...2010 First-Team All-Big Ten...Semifinalist for Thorpe Award and Bednarik Award as senior...Finished Ohio State career with 39 starts, 145 tackles, 28 pass breakups and six interceptions...Experienced and durable...Played in a number of big games in college...A good natural athlete with fluid hips...Backpedal is effortless...Brings outstanding toughness and aggressiveness to the position...Closes on the ball in a hurry...Effective as a blitzer off the edge...Doesn't have elite ball skills...Is able to play man or zone...Has the mindset coaches desire in a corner...Is coming off a broken wrist. |
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