Akeem
Jordan
#28 Linebacker
Akeem
Jordan
#28 Linebacker
Height 6'1
Weight 255 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1985-08-17 (33)
Born Harrisonburg, VA
School James Madison
INT / NAT INT
Defensive Tackles 28
Special Teams Tackles 8
Interceptions 0
Sacks 0

CFL: 1

Argos: 1

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on September 12, 2017.

 

Career:

2017: Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Argonauts on September 11…Played in three games, starting one, in his first CFL season…Recorded 13 defensive tackles, one special teams tackle, and one tackle for a loss…Recorded 10 defensive tackles in his CFL debut and first CFL start in Week 16 vs. SSK (Oct. 7). Playoffs: Played in the East Final vs. SSK on November 19 and recorded two defensive tackles and one special teams tackle. 105th Grey Cup: Tallied two special teams tackles in the 105th Grey Cup vs. CGY on November 26.

 

2014: Signed as a free agent by the Washington Redskins on March 19…Played in two games for the Redskins, tallying one tackle…Released by Washington on November 22.

 

2013: Signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Chiefs on April 14…Played in 16 games, tying a career-high with 10 starts…Recorded 67 tackles and two forced fumbles…Ranked fourth on the team with 54 solo tackles.

 

2012: Played in 14 games, starting seven, for the Eagles in his sixth NFL campaign…Recorded 44 tackles and two forced fumbles.

 

2011: Re-signed by the Philadelphia Eagles on July 30…Played in 15 games, starting seven…Tallied 40 tackles in his fifth NFL season.

 

2010: Signed to a contract extension by the Eagles on March 22…Played in 16 games, starting three, in his fourth season in Philly…Recorded 26 tackles and one pass deflection.

 

2009: Played in 12 games, starting a career-high 10, in his third season in Philadelphia…Ranked second on the team with 71 tackles, adding one sack, six pass deflections, and two interceptions…Recorded his first career sack and interception (Jake Delhomme) in the Eagles’ season opener (09/13/09) vs. Carolina.

 

2008: Played in 16 games, starting six, in his second season with the Eagles…Recorded 61 combined tackles.

 

2007: Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Eagles on April 30, 2007… Played in nine games, starting in one…Tallied 20 total tackles in his first season in the NFL.

 

Notables:

First CFL Game: Oct. 7/17 vs. SSK

First CFL Def. Tackle: Oct. 7/17 vs. SSK (Keinan Lafrance)

Most Def. Tackles/Game: 10 (Oct. 7/17 vs. SSK)

Most Def. Tackles/Season: 13 (2017)

 

College:

Played in 50 games at James Madison University…Recorded 299 tackles, 141 solo, along with 26.5 tackles for a loss, 7.5 sacks, six interceptions, nine pass breakups, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries…Was named CAA Defensive Player of the Year and First-Team All American in his 2006 senior year after leading the team with 140 tackles (63 solo), and 17 tackles for a loss while adding 5.5 sacks, one interception, four pass breakups, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery…Was twice named All-CAA (2005-06).

 

Personal:

Akeem Jordan was born on August 17, 1985, in Harrisonburg, Virginia. He attended Harrisonburg High School where he was named Virginia Group AA player of the year in 2001 when he led the school to a state title. In 2002, he was named first-team all-state as a safety and second-team as a running back. Jordan was a sociology major at James Madison

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2017
TOR 4 13 1 0 0 0 0
2018
TOR 15 28 8 0 0 0 1
Total
19 41 9 0 0 0 1

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-15
1 SSK 5 1 0 0 0 0
06-23
2 CGY 1 1 0 0 0 0
07-07
4 EDM 2 0 0 0 0 0
07-27
7 WPG 3 1 0 0 0 0
08-02
8 OTT 2 0 0 0 0 0
08-18
10 BC 1 1 0 0 0 0
08-24
11 MTL 1 0 0 0 0 0
09-03
12 HAM 3 0 0 0 0 0
09-08
13 HAM 2 2 0 0 0 0
09-22
15 SSK 2 0 0 0 0 0
09-28
16 CGY 1 0 0 0 0 0
10-06
17 BC 2 0 0 0 0 0
10-12
18 HAM 2 0 0 0 0 0
10-20
19 MTL 0 0 0 0 0 1
10-28
20 MTL 1 2 0 0 0 0
Total
28 8 0 0 0 1