Draft Scout Snapshot:DS Rating on 9-1-10: #11 CB, #73/750 Overall, 3-4 2010: First team all-Big Ten ... FWAA first team and Rivals.com second team All-America … Jim Thorpe Award semifinalist … Bednarik Award semifinalist … 39 career starts … career totals: 145 tackles, 28 PBU, 6 int … forced a Marshall fumble … pair of interceptions against Miami, with returns of 15 and 7 yards … also had 6 tackles, 2 PBU and a TFL vs. the Hurricanes … left the Eastern Michigan game with a back injury … team-best 7 tackles in Indiana win … 4 tackles and a TFL at Wisconsin … interception, sack and forced a Minnesota fumble … 4 solo stops, 3 PBU vs. Penn State … 8 tackles led the Buckeyes vs. Michigan … Walter Camp and Bronko Nagurski national defender of week: Miami … Big Ten player of week: Miami … defensive player of week: Miami, Penn State … Phil Steele midseason All-America 2nd team, all-Big Ten 1st team … Arnie Chonko award from coaches as outstanding defensive back...2009: Honorable mention all-Big Ten … sixth on the team with 43 tackles and team leader with seven PBU … third-year letterwinner … part of the 2009 Big Ten champion 4x100 relay in outdoor track...2008: Regular starter at corner … 30 tackles for the season … led Buckeyes with 11 solo tackles in Fiesta Bowl...2007: Saw considerable playing time as a nickel-back … was also part of three special teams units … 30 tackles, 9 PBU for season...2006: Redshirted.
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03/12/15 - CB Chimdi Chekwa, who wasn't tendered as a restricted free agent by the Raiders, agreed to terms with the Patriots Wednesday (March 11) on a one-year contract.
03/08/15 - CB Chimdi Chekwa, restricted FA update, led the Raiders with nine solo special teams tackles and may have been the most consistent kick coverage player on the team. Has failed to seize opportunities to break into the rotation as a cornerback.
12/26/14 - CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) is out this week.
12/24/14 - CB Chimdi Chekwa did not participate in practice with a hamstring strain and probably won't play against Denver.
12/19/14 - CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) is out of Sunday's game.
12/18/14 - CB Chimdi Chekwa did not practice with a hamstring injury and may not be able to face Buffalo as a gunner on kick coverage.
12/17/14 - CB Chimidi Chekwa, the Raiders' top gunner on special teams, missed practice with a hamstring strain.
11/13/14 - CB Chimdi Chekwa had full participation in practice Thursday, recovering from a hamstring strain
11/07/14 - CB Chimdi Chekwa is out for Sunday's game against Denver with a hamstring injury.
10/31/14 - CB Chimdi Chekwa will miss Sunday's game against the Seahawks with a hamstring injury.