Defensive Player of the Week: Chimdi Chekwa

Written by Will Spencer on September 14, 2010


Chimdi Chekwa


Position: CB School: Ohio State
Height: 6’0" Weight: 190 lbs
Class: Senior 40 time: -.–




Senior cornerback Chimdi Chekwa of Ohio State has received the Bronko Nagurski Defensive Player of the Week award. Chimdi intercepted two passes, broke up two passes and made six tackles in Ohio State’s win over Miami.



The Bronko Nagurski Trophy will be presented to the best defensive player in college football on Dec. 6. Last year, Nebraska DT Ndamukong Suh was the recipient of the end of season award.

Will Spencer

Will is the founder and President of Draft Breakdown & has been scouting draft prospects since 2002. His work has been featured in numerous publications, including the USA Today Draft Preview Magazine, the official website of the Baltimore Ravens, Ravens Insider and The Orange and Brown Report. Will has previous playing experience as a defensive end in the AFA, is currently a member of the Football Writers Association of America and graduated from the SMWW Football Scouting course in 2009. See all posts by Will Spencer.