Wale Dada
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Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-05-31) May 31, 1983 (age 37)
Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois
Career information
College: Washington State
Undrafted in 2006
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* New York Jets ( 2006)*
Career highlights and awards
* 2× UFL champion (2009, 2010)
Stats at NFL.com

Omowale "Wale" Dada (born May 31, 1983) is a former American football cornerback. He was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He played college football at Washington State.

Dada was also a member of the Rhein Fire, Seattle Seahawks, New Orleans Saints, Denver Broncos, Edmonton Eskimos and Las Vegas Locomotives.

Early years[edit | edit source]

Dada attended Sandburg High School in Orland Park, Illinois.

Professional career[edit | edit source]

Rhein Fire[edit | edit source]

Dada was drafted by the Rhein Fire in the second round of the 2007 NFL Europa Free Agent Draft.[1] He started all ten games at left cornerback and recorded 36 tackles and one interception.

Las Vegas Locomotives[edit | edit source]

Dada was drafted by the Las Vegas Locomotives on the UFL Premiere Season Draft in 2009 and signed with the team on August 31.[2] He played for three seasons with Las Vegas, making appearances in each UFL Championship game from 2009 through 2011.[3]

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