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Promoted to the Steelers’ active roster from the Steelers’ practice squad on September 30, 2015…originally drafted by the Steelers in the sixth round (212th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft... saw action in all 16 games during the 2018 regular season…registered 18 tackles (7 solo), 1.5 sacks, two passes defensed, two fumble recoveries and three QB hits…added 6 special teams tackles.
PRO (54-9/3-0): Promoted to the Steelers’ active roster from the Steelers’ practice squad on September 30, 2015…signed to the Steelers’ practice squad on September 7, 2015…released by the Steelers on September 6, 2015…originally drafted by the Steelers in the sixth round (212th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.
2018 (16-0/0-0): Saw action in all 16 games during the regular season…registered 18 tackles (7 solo), 1.5 sacks, two passes defensed, two fumble recoveries and three QB hits…added 6 special teams tackles.
- 9/16 vs. Kansas City: Registered the first defensive fumble recovery of his NFL career, forced by DT Cameron Heyward.
- 9/24 at Tampa Bay: Recorded a 9-yard sack of QB Ryan Fitzpatrick in the first quarter on a 3rd-and-8.
- 11/8 vs. Carolina: Recovered a fumble on a Steelers’ kickoff on WR/KR Curtis Samuel forced by Roosevelt Nix in the third quarter.
- 12/30 vs. Cincinnati: Credited with a half-sack of QB Jeff Driskel in the first quarter.
2017 (16-2/1-0): Played in all 16 games with two starts during the regular season…finished with a career-high 3.0 sacks, along with 14 tackles and one pass defensed…added 5 special teams tackles.
- 9/10 vs. Cleveland: Recovered a punt blocked by Tyler Matakevich in the end zone for the team’s first touchdown of the season and to mark the Steelers first blocked punt for a touchdown since 1998 (Lance Brown block/Fred McAfee recovery, at Kansas City, Oct. 26)...sacked QB DeShone Kizer twice, marking the first multi-sack game of his career and increasing his career total to 4.5…tied a single game career high with 6 tackles.
- 9/24 at Chicago: Brought down QB Mike Glennon for a 10-yard sack in the second quarter, increasing his season total to 3.0 to mark a new single-season high (2016: 2.5).
2016 (15-7/1-0): Played in 15 games with seven starts during the regular season…did not play in the season finale 1/1 vs. Cleveland…totaled single-season career-highs in sacks (2.5) and forced fumbles (2) during the regular season…recorded 5 special teams tackles during the regular season…inactive due to an ankle injury for the AFC Wild Card Game 1/8 vs. Miami and the AFC Divisional Playoff 1/15 at Kansas City.
- 10/9 vs. N.Y. Jets: Recorded his first career sack and forced fumble, taking down QB Ryan Fitzpatrick.
- 10/16 at Miami: Started his first career game.
- 11/6 at Baltimore: Split a sack with LB Ryan Shazier…set a single-game career-high with 6 tackles.
- 11/13 vs. Dallas: Recorded a strip-sack of QB Dak Prescott that was recovered by Shazier.
2015 (7-0/2-0): Appeared in seven games during the regular season, recording 6 special teams tackles…inactive 10/1 vs. Baltimore, 10/12 at San Diego, 11/29 at Seattle, 12/13 at Cincinnati, 12/20 vs. Denver and 12/27 at Baltimore…saw action in both postseason games.
- 10/18 vs. Arizona: Made his NFL debut.
- 11/8 vs. Oakland: Recovered his first career fumble on special teams that was forced by FB Roosevelt Nix…the Steelers scored on their ensuing drive to take a 35-21 lead.
- 1/3 at Cleveland: Forced his first career fumble on special teams that was recovered by CB Brandon Boykin.
COLLEGE: Started 47-of-50 games at Miami (Fla.) from 2011-2014…recorded 170 tackles, 25.0 TFLs, 15.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, five fumble recoveries and five pass breakups…totaled single-season career highs in tackles (46), TFLs (7.5) and sacks (3.5) in 2013…earned All-ACC honorable mention honors in 2012…finished third in the ACC Defensive Rookie of the Year Award voting as a freshman in 2011…majored in sports administration with a minor in broadcast journalism.
PERSONAL: Attended Alonso HS (Tampa, Fla.) for his junior and senior seasons…was a five-star prospect according to Rivals.com and ESPN…was named MVP of 2011 Under Armour All-American game at Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay…totaled 140 tackles, 18.0 sacks and two interceptions as a senior…as a junior, finished with 80 tackles, 12.5 sacks, six pass break-ups, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery…son of Joan and Tony Chickillo…Full name: Anthony Louis Nicholas Chickillo.