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Chimdi Chekwa

Oakland Raiders
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Raiders | Two CBs to be re-evaluated

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:10:25 -0700

Oakland Raiders CBs Chimdi Chekwa (knee) and Taiwan Jones (knee) will each be re-evaluated Monday, Sept. 1.

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Raiders | Figuring out No. 3 CB spot

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:43:04 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Travis Carrie and CB Neiko Thorpe are likely battling for the No. 3 cornerback job as a result of injuries to CB D.J. Hayden (foot) and CB Chimdi Chekwa (knee).

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Raiders | Three don't practice

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:33:41 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (knee), RB Taiwan Jones (knee) and TE David Ausberry (knee) did not practice Tuesday, Aug. 26.

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa not expected back until Week 1

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:39:10 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (knee) is expected to be sidelined until the start of the regular season because of a knee injury.

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Raiders | Two defenders inactive

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 22:24:29 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (knee) and DE Justin Ellis (concussion) were each inactive for the preseason game Friday, Aug. 15, against the Detroit Lions.

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Raiders | Six ERFAs receive offers

Thu, 06 Mar 2014 01:49:43 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have tendered contracts for 2014 to six of their exclusive rights free agents. Contracts with salaries were tendered to S Brandian Ross, CB Chimdi Chekwa, RB Jeremy Stewart, LB Kaelin Burnett, OL Matt McCants and FB Jamize Olawale. McCants will make $495,000 while the others are expected to draw $570,000. Chekwa's salary is unspecified, but a fourth-year minimum salary is $730,000.

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa, Phillip Adams could start

Sat, 28 Dec 2013 09:32:39 -0800

Oakland Raiders CBs Chimdi Chekwa and Phillip Adams could be the starting cornerbacks Week 17 because CBs Mike Jenkins (hamstring) and Tracy Porter (hip) are listed as questionable for the game.

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Raiders | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 15 Sep 2013 13:35:30 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have declared OG Antoine McClain, CB Chimdi Chekwa, TE David Ausberry, DL Jack Crawford, WR Juron Criner, QB Matt McGloin, OT Menelik Watson inactive for Week 2.

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Raiders | Four return to practice

Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:22:24 -0700

Oakland Raiders WR Jacoby Ford (knee), DT Vance Walker and CB Chimdi Chekwa all returned to practice Monday, Aug. 19. RG Mike Brisiel (knee) did individual work only.

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Raiders | Two added to active roster

Mon, 10 Dec 2012 11:14:12 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have activated LB Rolando McClain from the Reserve/Suspended list. The team has also signed practice squad CB Chimdi Chekwa to their active roster. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa could be added to roster

Wed, 19 Sep 2012 13:00:50 -0700

The Oakland Raiders could consider signing practice squad CB Chimdi Chekwa to their active roster before their Week 3 game.

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Raiders | Three waived

Sat, 01 Sep 2012 17:14:24 -0700

The Oakland Raiders waived CBs Chimdi Chekwa and Bryan McCann, as well as DT Jamie Cumbie, Saturday, Sept. 1.

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa could start

Thu, 26 Jul 2012 08:18:39 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa has a shot of starting at cornerback opposite CB Ron Bartell this upcoming season.

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Raiders | Two CBs expected to push for starting jobs

Sat, 23 Jun 2012 11:36:57 -0700

Oakland Raiders CBs DeMarcus Van Dyke and Chimdi Chekwa are expected to push for the starting cornerback jobs during training camp.

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Raiders | Michael Huff making position switch

Tue, 03 Jan 2012 14:46:44 -0800

Oakland Raiders FS Michael Huff said that he will be converting from free safety to cornerback next season. He played cornerback at the University of Texas and sparingly in Oakland. The Raiders used combinations of CBs Chris X. Johnson, DeMarcus Van Dyke, Chimdi Chekwa and Lito Sheppard this year.

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa placed on IR

Thu, 17 Nov 2011 20:24:46 -0800

The Oakland Raiders placed CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) on the season-ending Injured Reserve list Thursday, Sept. 17.

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Raiders | Six listed as limited participants

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 16:48:32 -0800

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), FS Matt Giordano (quadriceps), FS Michael Huff (ankle), SS Michael Mitchell (ankle), C Samson Satele (knee) and CB DeMarcus Van Dyke (hamstring) were listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

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Raiders | Five players questionable

Wed, 09 Nov 2011 15:43:32 -0800

Oakland Raiders OT Khalif Barnes (shoulder), DT Richard Seymour (ankle), LB Rolando McClain (ankle), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) and S Michael Mitchell (ankle) were limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 9, and are listed as questionable for Week 10.

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Raiders | Three limited in practice

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 18:51:09 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB Rock Cartwright (calf), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) and LB Rolando McClain (ankle) were listed as limited participants in practice Tuesday, Nov. 8.

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Raiders | Seven do not practice

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 18:16:10 -0800

Oakland Raiders OT Khalif Barnes (shoulder), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), FS Michael Huff (ankle), CB Chris X. Johnson (groin, hamstring), C Samson Satele (knee), DL Richard Seymour (ankle) and CB DeMarcus Van Dyke (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Nov. 7.

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Raiders | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 06 Nov 2011 11:54:39 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have declared OG Bruce Campbell, CB Chimdi Chekwa, CB Chris X. Johnson, RB Darren McFadden, TE David Ausberry, QB Jason Campbell, QB Terrelle Pryor inactive for Week 9.

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Raiders | Four questionable

Fri, 04 Nov 2011 16:27:05 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), S Michael Huff (ankle), PK Sebastian Janikowski (hamstring) and LB Rolando McClain (ankle) are listed as questionable for Week 9. Chekwa and Janikowski did not practice Friday, Nov. 4, while Huff and McClain were limited.

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Raiders | Five players do not practice

Thu, 03 Nov 2011 17:26:36 -0700

Oakland Raiders QB Jason Campbell (collarbone), LB Rolando McClain (ankle) and CBs Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) and Chris X. Johnson (groin, hamstring) and FS Michael Huff (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 3.

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Raiders | Five miss practice

Wed, 02 Nov 2011 16:14:13 -0700

Oakland Raiders QB Jason Campbell (collarbone), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), PK Sebastian Janikowski (hamstring), CB Chris X. Johnson (groin, hamstring) and LB Rolando McClain (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 2.

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Raiders | Lito Sheppard re-signs

Mon, 31 Oct 2011 13:55:39 -0700

The Oakland Raiders re-signed CB Lito Sheppard Monday, Oct. 31, and he is already practicing with the team. CBs Chris X. Johnson (hamstring) and Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) have been nicked up.

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Raiders | Darren McFadden not practicing

Wed, 26 Oct 2011 12:54:46 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB Darren McFadden (foot) is not practicing Wednesday, Oct. 26, as the team heads into their bye week. Also not practicing were LB Rolando McClain (leg), CB Chris X. Johnson (hamstring), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), PK Sebastian Janikowski (hamstring), DL Richard Seymour (rest) and TE Kevin Boss (concussion). McClain shed his protective boot Wednesday.

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Raiders | Marcel Reece practices

Tue, 25 Oct 2011 12:39:49 -0700

Oakland Raiders FB Marcel Reece (ankle) returned to practice Tuesday, Oct. 25, for the first time in a month after missing four games. He looks to be on track to return to the lineup against the Denver Broncos in Week 9. CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) also returned to practice and is in line to play in Week 9.

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Raiders | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 23 Oct 2011 12:00:18 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have declared OG Bruce Campbell, WR Chaz Schilens, CB Chimdi Chekwa, CB Chris X. Johnson, QB Jason Campbell, FB Marcel Reece, PK Sebastian Janikowski inactive for Week 7.

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Raiders | Three players questionable

Fri, 21 Oct 2011 15:37:02 -0700

Oakland Raiders WR Chaz Schilens (groin), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) and FS Michael Huff (ankle) were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 21, and are listed as questionable for Week 7.

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Raiders | Six miss practice

Thu, 20 Oct 2011 16:56:34 -0700

Oakland Raiders QB Jason Campbell (collarbone, foot), RB Rock Cartwright (calf), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), CB Chris X. Johnson (groin, hamstring), LB Rolando McClain (ankle) and RB Marcel Reece (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 20.

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Raiders | Five miss practice

Wed, 19 Oct 2011 16:35:25 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB Rock Cartwright (calf), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), CB Chris X. Johnson (groin, hamstring), LB Rolando McClain (ankle) and FB Marcel Reece (ankle) were all unable to participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 19.

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Raiders | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 16 Oct 2011 12:05:24 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have declared OG Bruce Campbell, CB Chimdi Chekwa, CB Chris X. Johnson, FB Marcel Reece, DL Matt Shaughnessy, TE Richard Gordon, RB Rock Cartwright inactive for Week 6.

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Raiders | DeMarcus Van Dyke to make second straight start

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 21:09:42 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB DeMarcus Van Dyke is expected to make his second straight start in Week 6 against the Cleveland Browns in place of the injured CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring).

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Raiders | Four ruled out

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 15:09:04 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), TE Richard Gordon (hand), CB Chris X. Johnson (hamstring, groin) and DL Matt Shaughnessy (shoulder) did not practice Friday, Oct. 14, and have been ruled out for Week 6.

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Raiders | Seven players miss practice

Thu, 13 Oct 2011 16:12:39 -0700

Oakland Raiders RBs Rock Cartwright (calf) and Marcel Reece (ankle), TE Richard Gordon (hand) DE Matt Shaughnessy (shoulder), CBs Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) and Chris X. Johnson (hamstring, groin) and FS Michael Huff (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 13.

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Raiders | Six not expected to play in Week 6

Wed, 12 Oct 2011 20:12:23 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB Rock Cartwright (calf), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), TE Richard Gordon (hand), LB Rolando McClain (ankle), RB Marcel Reese (ankle) and DL Matt Shaughnessy (shoulder) are not expected to play in Week 6 against the Cleveland Browns. If either of the players can practice Thursday, Oct. 13, or Friday, Oct. 14, they still have a chance to play Sunday, Oct. 16. Head coach Hue Jackson doesn't like using players in the game if they are unable to practice.

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Raiders | Six miss practice

Wed, 12 Oct 2011 15:02:51 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB Rock Cartwright (calf), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), TE Richard Gordon (hand), LB Rolando McClain (ankle), RB Marcel Reece (ankle) and DL Matt Shaughnessy (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 12.

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Raiders | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 09 Oct 2011 08:44:00 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have declared CB Chimdi Chekwa, CB Chris X. Johnson, WR Louis Murphy, FB Marcel Reece, DL Matt Shaughnessy, TE Richard Gordon, OT Stephon Heyer inactive for Week 5.

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Raiders | Five questionable

Fri, 07 Oct 2011 16:14:10 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Ricky Brown (concussion), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), S Michael Huff (ankle), WR Louis Murphy (groin) and RB Marcel Reece (ankle) are listed as questionable for Week 5. Brown, Chekwa and Reece did not practice Friday, Oct. 7, while Huff and Murphy were limited.

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Raiders | Six players sit out practice

Thu, 06 Oct 2011 16:17:32 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB Marcel Reece (ankle), TE Richard Gordon (hand), DE Matt Shaughnessy (shoulder), LB Ricky Brown (concussion) and CBs Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) and Chris X. Johnson (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 6.

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Raiders | Five limited

Wed, 05 Oct 2011 15:20:35 -0700

Oakland Raiders QB Jason Campbell (foot), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), S Michael Huff (ankle), DL Jarvis Moss (chest) and WR Louis Murphy (groin) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 5.

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Raiders | Six probable

Fri, 30 Sep 2011 15:59:38 -0700

Oakland Raiders S Jerome Boyd (knee), QB Jason Campbell (foot), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), S Matt Giordano (shoulder), LB Quentin Groves (quadriceps) and CB DeMarcus Van Dyke (knee) are listed as probable for Week 4. Campbell and Chekwa were limited in practice Friday, Sept. 30.

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Raiders | Two players limited during practice

Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:17:26 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring) and SS Michael Mitchell (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 29.

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Raiders | Five limited

Wed, 28 Sep 2011 15:49:03 -0700

Oakland Raiders QB Jason Campbell (foot), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), WR Jacoby Ford (hamstring), S Michael Huff (concussion) and S Michael Mitchell (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 28.

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa confident in abilities

Mon, 26 Sep 2011 18:18:37 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa credits practicing against his team's receivers for getting him ready to play in Week 3 against the New York Jets. "I do think it helped me gain experience and feel comfortable on the field. Practice is tough here," Chekwa said. "Going against (WRs Darrius Heyward-Bey), (Denarius Moore), (Chaz Schilens), all of them. That makes the game a little bit easier."

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa might convert to safety

Tue, 30 Aug 2011 21:10:09 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa has been splitting time at cornerback and safety, just as have SS Tyvon Branch and FS Michael Huff. Head coach Hue Jackson said Tuesday, Aug. 30, that Branch and Huff aren't changing positions, but it's conceivable Chekwa might convert to safety full-time.

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Raiders | Seven unlikely to play in first preseason game

Wed, 10 Aug 2011 22:44:19 -0700

Oakland Raiders OG Bruce Campbell, CB Chimdi Chekwa, LB Bruce Davis, RB Taiwan Jones, SS Michael Mitchell, OL Alan Pelc and DL Trevor Scott are each expected to miss the preseason opener Friday, Aug. 12, against the Arizona Cardinals due to undisclosed injuries.

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Raiders | Chris Johnson favorite to replace Nnamdi Asomugha

Sun, 07 Aug 2011 19:39:45 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chris X. Johnson is the favorite to start opposite CB Stanford Routt. If he falters, CBs Chimdi Chekwa, Walter McFadden, DeMarcus Van Dyke and Jeremy Ware might get a shot.

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Raiders | Five draft choices signed

Thu, 28 Jul 2011 11:24:06 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have signed rookies C Stefen Wisniewski, CB DeMarcus Van Dyke, CB Chimdi Chekwa, WR David Ausberry and TE Richard Gordon. Terms of the deals were not disclosed.

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Raiders | Chimdi Chekwa could fight for starting job next season

Sat, 14 May 2011 13:48:06 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa could compete for a starting job next season if he performs well in training camp and the preseason.

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