An image from the Aug. 25, 2018 Texans preseason away game against the Los Angeles Rams.  The Texans lost 20-21.

Duke Ejiofor

OLB

#53

Experience: 2 years

Height: 6-4

Age: 23

Weight: 255 lbs

College: Wake Forest

2018 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    6
  • SCK
    1
  • FF
    0
  • INT

Advertising

Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
17 Jaguars W 20 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Eagles L 30 - 32
15 @Jets W 29 - 22
14 Colts L 21 - 24
13 Browns W 29 - 13
12 Titans W 34 - 17
11 @Redskins W 23 - 21
9 @Broncos W 19 - 17 0 0 0 0 1 0
8 Dolphins W 42 - 23 1 0 1 0 0 0
7 @Jaguars W 20 - 7 2 1 1 0 0 0
6 Bills W 20 - 13 0 0 0 0 1 0
5 Cowboys W 19 - 16
4 @Colts W 37 - 34 2 2 0 0 0 0 1
3 Giants L 22 - 27
2 @Titans L 17 - 20 3 2 1 1 0 0
1 @Patriots L 20 - 27

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASON TEAM G GS Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
2018 Houston Texans 12 0 8 5 3 1 2 0 1
TOTAL 12 0 8 5 3 1 0 2 0 0 NaN 0 0 0 1

Biography

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Houston Texans with the third pick of the sixth round (177th overall) in the 2018 NFL Draft.

2018 (Houston 11/0; 1/0):

Finished with eight total tackles (six solo), 1.0 sack, two passes defensed, two quarterback hits, one tackle for loss and one fumble recovery in 11 games as a rookie

Inactive Week 1 at New England (9/9)

Recorded three total tackles (two solo) and brought down Titans QB Blaine Gabbert for his first career sack in his NFL debut at Tennessee (9/16)

Became only the fifth player in franchise history to record a sack in his first career game

Contributed on defense and special teams vs. the N.Y. Giants (9/23)

Finished with two solo stops, one quarterback hit and his first career fumble recovery at Indianapolis (9/30)

Contributed on defense vs. Dallas (10/7)

Notched his first career pass defensed vs. Buffalo (10/14)

Recorded two total tackles (one solo) at Jacksonville (10/21)

Contributed on defense and special teams, and recorded one special teams tackle vs. Miami (10/25)

Registered one pass defensed at Denver (11/4)

Inactive Weeks 11-13

Contributed on defense and special teams vs. Indianapolis (12/9)

Appeared on defense and special teams at the N.Y. Jets (12/15)

Contributed on special teams at Philadelphia (12/23)
Tallied one solo tackle and contributed on special teams vs. Jacksonville (12/30)

Recorded one solo tackle and two quarterback hits in his postseason debut in the Wild Card Round vs. Indianapolis (1/5)

Advertising