A Closer Look: Chuks Okorafor
Position: Offensive Line
Experience: Second Season
College: Western Michigan
Twitter Handle: @Chuks_76
Most entertaining person you follow on social media?
Between JuJu Smith-Schuster (Twitter @TeamJuJu) and Ola Adeniyi (Twitter @Love_Ola_9).
Must have food?
Wings. I am pretty basic.
I don’t have one.
Must see show?
Anything that is crime related.
Morning person or night owl?
Night owl for sure.
Who is your football mentor or inspiration?
Alejandro Villanueva for what he has done.
What motivates you?
What scares you?
My family. Not letting them down seeing where we came from.
Biggest challenge you had to overcome?
Coming to the league last year from a smaller school and learning everything new.
What is your football mindset/approach?
Come in every day and work hard and what happens, happens.
When did you start to dream about playing in the NFL?
Not until my junior year of college.
Why do you play football?
My family. For a better life for them.
What do you like about playing football?
Having everyone from different parts of the country coming together and working to win.
What is your proudest football moment or memory?
Getting drafted by the Steelers.
When you hear Steelers football, what do you think?
The best fan base out there.