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Christian Okoye

Christian Emeka Okoye , "Nigerian Nightmare"
Born: August 16, 1961
Enugu Nigeria
High School: Uwani (Enugu, Nigeria)#
Position(s): RB
Height: 6'1" Weight: 253
College: Azusa Pacific
Career: 1987-1992
Drafted: 1987 in Round 2, #35 overall by the Kansas City Chiefs

Christian Okoye played from 1987 to 1992 with the Kansas City Chiefs. Okoye ran for 4,897 yards in his career on 1,246 attempts, scoring 40 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 42 passes for 294 yards.


1987NFL Kansas City1576604.243 3
1988NFL Kansas City1054734.548 3
1989NFL Kansas City37014804.059 12
1990NFL Kansas City2458053.332 7
1991NFL Kansas City22510314.648 9
1992NFL Kansas City1444483.122 6
Totals124648973.959 40


1987NFL Kansas City241697.022 0
1988NFL Kansas City8516.412 0
1989NFL Kansas City2126.00
1990NFL Kansas City4235.80
1991NFL Kansas City33411.313 0
1992NFL Kansas City155.00
Totals422947.022 0

Defense and Fumbles:

YearTeamTackleSoloAssistDefSTTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
1987NFL Kansas City5000
1988NFL Kansas City1000
1989NFL Kansas City8000
1990NFL Kansas City6100
1991NFL Kansas City5000
1992NFL Kansas City2000

Total Scoring:

YearTeamRushRecPuntKickMFG RIntFumOtherFGX/CSingle2 PtSafPoints
1987NFL Kansas City3000018
1988NFL Kansas City3000018
1989NFL Kansas City12000072
1990NFL Kansas City7000042
1991NFL Kansas City9000054
1992NFL Kansas City6000036

Playing Career:

1987NFLKansas City Chiefs1212
1988NFLKansas City Chiefs99
1989NFLKansas City Chiefs1514
1990NFLKansas City Chiefs1413
1991NFLKansas City Chiefs1412
1992NFLKansas City Chiefs155


1989 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1989 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1989 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1989 - Pro Football Weekly All-NFL (1st Team)
1989 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1989 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1989 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1991 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1991 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)