Ikem Ekwonu RUMORS & NEWS

Ikem Ekwonu

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  • Panthers Not Committing To Ikem Ekwonu As Week 1 Left Tackle

    Pro Football Rumors "When no tackles came off the board in the top five, the Panthers pounced on the opportunity to stop their revolving door at left tackle. The team has not had the same primary left tackle starter since Jordan Gross‘ 2014 retirement, and Ikem Ekwonu is positioned to be the..." June 16

  • Panthers agree to terms with Ikem Ekwonu

    panthers.com "When Panthers first-rounder Ikem Ekwonu arrives for rookie minicamp later this week, he'll have one key piece of business taken care of. Ekwonu agreed to terms on his four-year rookie contract Tuesday night. The deal includes an option for his fifth year. The..." May 11

  • Ickey Ekwonu right at home with Carolina Panthers, even if Mom still makes him do chores

    ESPN "Being drafted by his hometown team has advantages for Carolina Panthers first-round pick Ikem "Ickey" Ekwonu. The mammoth left tackle already has favorite Queen City hangouts and restaurants, like Le Peep and The Improper Pig. And he is only a short drive from..." May 03

  • Carolina Panthers Draft NC State OT Ikem Ekwonu

    SI "Moments ago, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced that the Carolina Panthers have selected North Carolina State offensive lineman Ikem Ekwonu sixth overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft. Very strong and aggressive guard who has started at tackle. Ekwonu is a competitive finisher,..." April 28

  • Charles Cross, Ikem Ekwonu or Evan Neal? Pros and cons of top OTs in 2022 NFL Draft

    The Athletic "More so than most positions, the Pro Bowl and All-Pro selections at offensive tackle largely consist of first-round picks. That’s not surprising considering how difficult it is to find humans who weigh more than 300 pounds and have the athleticism, dexterity and mental acumen to play..." April 27

  • Aidan Hutchinson, Ickey Ekwonu among 21 prospects set to attend NFL draft

    Pro Football Talk "If Michigan defensive end Aidan Hutchinson is the first overall pick in this year’s draft, he’ll be in Las Vegas to commemorate the moment. The NFL announced a list of 21 players who are expected to be in attendance for this year’s draft. " April 14

  • NFL draft 2022: Ikem Ekwonu's journey from second-best player in his family to potential No. 1 pick

    ESPN "IKEM EKWONU HAS an uncanny ability to size up a man from the opposite side of the line of scrimmage and instantly decide how he'll whip the guy. Perhaps it stems from his days as a high school wrestler, when each bout was a mano-a-mano showdown in which dominance must be..." April 12

  • Panthers Eyeing Ikem Ekwonu, Charles Cross

    Pro Football Rumors "Scott Fitterer identified a pivotal quarterback-or-left tackle decision with the Panthers’ first-round pick (No. 6 overall). With Carolina lacking second- or third-round choices, its first-round decision looms rather large. The Panthers have identified tackles Ikem..." April 06

  • Michigan edge Aidan Hutchinson, NC State OT Ickey Ekwonu visiting Jaguars

    NFL.com "The Jacksonville Jaguars are taking a closer look at two potential options for the No. 1 overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Michigan edge rusher Aidan Hutchinson and NC State offensive tackle Ickey..." April 04

  • NC State OT Ikem Ekwonu Will Visit Five NFL Teams

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Sports Illustrated’s Albert Breer, N.C. State OT Ikem Ekwonu will take just five top 30 visits this draft season.  He has visits scheduled with the Jaguars, Lions, Texans, Jets and Giants. Probably not coincidentally, those teams hold the first..." March 21


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