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Teradja Mitchell

LB

Player profile

  • Height 6-2
  • Weight 240
  • Hometown Virginia Beach, Va.
  • Last School Bishop Sullivan
  • Year Junior

Ohio State Overview
• Teradja Mitchell has made his mark for the Buckeyes on special teams over his first two seasons and will be seeking an even bigger role in 2020
• Started on the Buckeyes’ kick return and punt block teams
• Made a career-high four tackles with one tackle-for-loss vs. Rutgers
• At least one tackle in each of the first four games of the season
• Enters his junior season having played in 20 career games

Honors & Awards
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