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Obi Melifonwu

23-Year-Old Safety – Oakland Raiders

2017 Defensive Stats

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Obi Melifonwu in 2017. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2017 ADP:

Bye Week:  10

STATUS:  OUT  (IR)     INJURY:  Knee
HT: 6' 3"   WT: 247   DOB: 4/5/1994
College: Connecticut  DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Obi Melifonwu Contract Information:

Signed a contract with the Raiders in July of 2017.

September 7, 2017  –  Obi Melifonwu News

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Melifonwu (knee) could return from injured reserve after eight weeks, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

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Obi Melifonwu NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2013 19 CFB 12 - - - - 2 0 - - - - - -
2014 20 CFB 11 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2015 21 CFB 13 - - - - 2 0 - - - - - -
2016 22 CFB 12 - - - - 4 0 - - - - - -

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Obi Melifonwu – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#2 Strong Safety
  1. Karl Joseph
  2. Obi Melifonwu
Oakland Raiders

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Defensive Snaps in 2017

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Obi Melifonwu 2017 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 @Ten
2 NYJ
3 @Was
4 @Den
5 Bal
6 LAC
7 KC
8 @Buf
9 @Mia
10 BYE Bye Week
11 NE
12 Den
13 NYG
14 @KC
15 Dal
16 @Phi
17 @LAC

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Obi Melifonwu
As Compared To Other Safeties
Height:   6' 3"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   247 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.40 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time
Not Available
Cone Drill:   7.06 sec
WEAK
Arm Length:   32.50 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.13 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   44 in
ELITE
Broad Jump:   141 in
ELITE
Bench Press:   17 reps
AVERAGE
Oakland Raiders Team Injury Report
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Obi Melifonwu: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Melifonwu (knee) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday.

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Melifonwu did not participate in Tuesday's practice for an undisclosed reason, Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Melifonwu (ankle) will make his preseason debut Saturday against the Cowboys, Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

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Melifonwu practiced with his left ankle taped Tuesday, Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

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Melifonwu (undisclosed) returned to practice Tuesday, Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com reports.

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Melifonwu (undisclosed) missed a third consecutive practice Sunday, Jerry McDonald of the Oakland Tribune reports.

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The Raiders selected Melifonwu in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft, 56th overall.

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2017

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