Teradja Mitchell


Player profile

  • Height 6-2
  • Weight 239
  • Hometown Virginia Beach, Va.
  • Last School Bishop Sullivan
  • Year Graduated

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @teeraaw__
Instagram: @teeraaw__

Ohio State Overview
• Teradja is in his fifth season with the Ohio State program
• He has played in 39 games the past four seasons and started eight times, all coming during the 2021 season
• Made his mark for the Buckeyes on special teams over his first three seasons before earning a starting role in 2021
• Selected as a team co-captain in 2021
• Had his best season statistically in 2021 with 45 total tackles, including 4.5 tackles-for-loss (-11 yards)
• Has 64 career tackles with 8.5 TFLs for losses totalling 19 yards
• Has his degree in fashion and retail studies and already has two apparel fashion lines

Honors & Awards
2021: Graduated with his degree i fashion and retail studies; Selected by his teammates to be a team captain; Academic All-Big Ten
2020: OSU Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten
2019: OSU Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten
2018: OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Teradja
• Mitchell was a four-star prospect by every major recruiting service
• The nation’s No. 1 inside linebacker according to Rivals and a Top 20 overall prospect
• No. 2 player in the state of Virginia by 247Sports and was listed as the No. 2 inside linebacker
• Rated No. 24 on the ESPN 300 and No. 44 by 247Sports
• Selected to play in the 2018 Under Armour All-American Game in Orlando
• One of five finalists for the High School Butkus Award as the nation’s top linebacker
• Led his Bishop Sullivan Catholic team, coached by Chris Scott, with 106 tackles, 12 QB hurries, three sacks and three fumble recoveries as a junior to earn first-team CBS MaxPreps All-American honors
• Parents are Shawna Harvey and Terry Mitchell