Teradja Mitchell


Player profile

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

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

Ohio State Overview
• Teradja Mitchell has made his mark for the Buckeyes on special teams over his first three seasons and will be seeking an even bigger role in 2021
• Started on the Buckeyes’ kick return and punt block teams
• Totaled seven tackles in eight games for the Big Ten and Sugar Bowl champion Buckeyes in 2020
• Added 0.5 tackles for loss and one pass breakup
• In nine games as a true sophomore in 2019, Mitchell had 12 tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss
• Enters his senior season having played in 28 career games and will be one of the most experienced Buckeyes in the linebacker room in 2021
• Is majoring in fashion and retail studies

Honors & Awards
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