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Chidera Uzo-Diribe
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Selection
PositionLinebacker
SchoolColorado
YearSR
Born5/13/1992
Height6-3
Weight250
High SchoolCorona (Corona, California)
Player Background
Earned First-Team All-Colorado honors from the state's chapter of the National Football Foundation and was named CU's Defensive Trench Award winner as a senior ... Participated in the East-West Shrine Game after final collegiate campaign ... Tallied 44 tackles, 10.5 tackles for loss, four sacks and five forced fumbles in 2013 ... Racked up 38 stops, including 10.5 behind the line of scrimmage and seven sacks as a junior ... Recorded 5.5 quarterback takedowns and three forced fumbles in 2011 ... Made 12 tackles in as many games during first full season of collegiate football ... Made a name for himself as one of the Pac-12's most consistent pass rushers over final three seasons ... Has athleticism and the possibility to add more weight to his frame ... Can be explosive off the snap ... Stood out on one of the weakest FBS teams among major conference schools ... Received excellent coaching from former NFL standout and CU Defensive Line Coach, Jim Jeffcoat ... Cousin of Osi Umenyiora ... Showed excellent work ethic and ability to contribute throughout college career.


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