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Alex Okafor

25-Year-Old Linebacker – Arizona Cardinals

2016 Defensive Stats

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11

Sacks

2.5

Int

0

FF

1

TD

0

2016 Defensive Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Alex Okafor in 2016. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2016 ADP:

Bye Week:  9

HT: 6' 4"   WT: 260   DOB: 2/8/1991  College: Texas  DRAFTED: 4th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Alex Okafor Contract Information:

Signed a four-year contract with the Cardinals in June of 2013.

November 13, 2016  –  Alex Okafor News

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Okafor (calf) is active for Sunday's game against the 49ers, Mark Dalton of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Alex Okafor 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
2009 18 CFB 12 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2010 19 CFB 10 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2011 20 CFB 13 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2012 21 CFB 12 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2013 22 ARI 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 23 ARI 13 30 28 2 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 24 ARI 13 31 25 6 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2016 25 ARI 11 11 9 2 2.5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Alex Okafor – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#2 Outside Linebacker
  1. Chandler Jones
  2. Alex Okafor
Arizona Cardinals

Snap Count Stats

160

Defensive Snaps in 2016

Alex Okafor was on the field for 160 of his team's snaps on defense in 2016.

118

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Alex Okafor was on the field for 118 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Def ST
2014 699 59
2015 613 46
2016 160 118
Alex Okafor 2016 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 NE 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 TB 14 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Buf 3 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 LA 16 17 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 @SF 26 22 3 2 1 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 NYJ 16 13 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7 Sea 11 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @Car
9 BYE Bye Week
10 SF 13 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Min 14 5 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @Atl 23 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Was 17 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @Mia
15 NO
16 @Sea
17 @LA

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 Alex Okafor  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Linebackers
Height:   6' 4"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   260 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.88 sec
POOR
Shuttle Time:   4.40 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill
Not Available
Arm Length:   33.88 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.63 in
AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   36 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   112 in
WEAK
Bench Press:   21 reps
WEAK
Arizona Cardinals Team Injury Report
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Elie Bouka  IR
WR
LB
Alani Fua  IR
CB
RB
LB
OG
TE
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Alex Okafor: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Okafor (calf) is questionable to play Sunday against the 49ers.

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Okafor (calf) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Panthers, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Okafor sustained a calf strain Sunday against the Seahawks and will miss at least one game, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Okafor (biceps) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Okafor has opted to avoid surgery and play with a torn biceps, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

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Okafor suffered a torn biceps tendon in practice Tuesday, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Okafor (calf) is listed as active Sunday at Seattle, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Okafor (calf) is listed as probable for Sunday's game in Seattle, Liz Mathews of 710 ESPN Seattle reports.

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Okafor (calf) practiced fully Wednesday, the Cardinals' official site reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

There was no outlook written for Alex Okafor.

2015

As a rookie in 2013, Okafor suffered a season-ending torn biceps in Week 3, and his recovery extended through the same point last season. In his third career appearance in Week 6 against Washington, he took advantage of a lacking situation at outside linebacker, recording four solo tackles, two sacks, two tackles for loss, and two quarterback hits. As losses began to mount in the final two months, he put together the best stretch of his brief career, with six sacks from Weeks 10-16. Considering he logged 66 percent of the defensive snaps by season's end, he seems poised to emerge as a formidable pass rusher.

2014

During John Abraham's absence from the first half of the preseason, Okafor logged time as the starting weakside linebacker, which could extend into the regular season if Abraham is suspended for a June DUI arrest. Okafor himself has made just one appearance as a professional after sustaining a torn biceps in Week 3 last year, but during his final two collegiate campaigns at Texas, he displayed superior pass-rushing skills, totaling 19.5 sacks across 24 games.