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Eligwe in the 2017 NFL season.
|No. 52 – Tennessee Titans|
|Born:||April 27, 1994|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||239 lb (108 kg)|
|High school:||Stone Mountain|
(Stone Mountain, Georgia)
|NFL Draft:||2017 / Round: 5 / Pick: 183|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2018|
Ukeme Markuss Eligwe (born April 27, 1994) is an American football linebacker for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida State and Georgia Southern, and was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
Professional career[edit | edit source]
Kansas City Chiefs[edit | edit source]
On September 1, 2018, Eligwe was waived by the Chiefs.
New York Giants[edit | edit source]
Tennessee Titans[edit | edit source]
Personal life[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Palmer, Tod (April 29, 2017). "Chiefs select Georgia Southern linebacker Ukeme Eligwe in fifth round of NFL Draft". The Kansas City Star. http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article147628714.html. Retrieved April 30, 2017.
- Thorman, Joel (April 29, 2017). "Chiefs draft picks 2017: LB Ukeme Eligwe is the 5th round pick". http://www.arrowheadpride.com/2017/4/29/15486734/chiefs-draft-picks-2017-olb-ukeme-eligwe-is-the-5th-round-pick. Retrieved May 13, 2017.
- "Chiefs Roster Down to NFL-Mandated 53". September 1, 2018. https://www.chiefs.com/news/chiefs-roster-down-to-nfl-mandated-53.
- "Giants add several players to practice squad". Giants Wire. USA Today. September 2, 2018. https://giantswire.usatoday.com/2018/09/02/new-york-giants-sign-to-practice-squad/.
- Eisen, Michael (October 16, 2018). "Giants sign WR Bennie Fowler, waive CB Donte Deayon among roster moves". https://www.giants.com/news/giants-sign-wr-bennie-fowler-waive-cb-donte-deayon-among-roster-moves.
- "Giants add shot put champion to roster, waive three". Giants Wire. USA Today. May 6, 2019. https://giantswire.usatoday.com/2019/05/06/new-york-giants-add-shot-put-champion-to-roster-waive-three/.
- Wyatt, Jim (August 10, 2019). "Titans Add Four – And Subtract Four - While Also Moving DL Jurrell Casey from PUP to the Active Roster". https://www.titansonline.com/news/titans-add-four-and-subtract-four-while-also-moving-dl-jurrell-casey-from-pup-to.
- Okupa, Francis (May 2, 2017). "Plenty of African players picked up during the 2017 NFL Draft". ESPN.com. http://www.espn.com/espn/story/_/id/19285401/http-wwwespnfccom-blog-football-africa-80-post-3116887-africans-europe-weekend-review. Retrieved April 8, 2018.