Nakas
Onyeka
#6 Linebacker
Nakas
Onyeka
#6 Linebacker
Height 5'10
Weight 213 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1994-09-30 (25)
Born Brampton, ON
School Wilfrid Laurier
Status NAT
Defensive Tackles 13
Special Teams Tackles 13
Interceptions 0
Sacks 2

CFL: 4

Argos: 4

Acquired: Selected in the fifth round, 36th overall, in the 2017 CFL Draft.

2019: Played in 17 games. Recorded the first two sacks of his career October 26 vs. Ottawa. Finished fifth on team with 13 special teams tackles. Also finished with 13 defensive tackles. Forced one fumble.

2018: Played in the first two games of the season before suffering a season-ending injury. Recorded three special teams tackles before getting hurt.

2017: Played 17 games. The Argos fifth-round pick signed on May 22. Made his CFL debut Week One against Hamilton. Finished with 14 special teams tackles. Playoffs: Played in the East Final win over Saskatchewan. 105th Grey Cup: Played in the win over Calgary. Had no stats in either post-season game.

College: Played 28 games over four seasons at Laurier. Amassed 185 tackles, 7.5 sacks, and 23.5 tackles for loss. In his final season he led the OUA with 51 solo tackles. Added 5.5 sacks and 15 tackles for a loss en route to being named a First Team OUA All-Star and First Team U Sports All-Canadian. Won the OUA President’s Award as the conference’s best stand-up defensive player. A key part of the Hawks 2016 Yates Cup champs.

Personal: Attended St. Marguerite d’Youville Secondary School in Brampton. Played minor football for the Brampton Bulldogs.

 

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2017
TOR 17 0 14 0 0 0 0
2018
TOR 2 1 3 0 0 0 0
2019
TOR 17 13 13 2 0 0 1
Total
36 14 30 2 0 0 1

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-22
2 HAM 3 0 0 0 0 1
07-01
3 SSK 0 2 0 0 0 0
07-06
4 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
07-12
5 WPG 0 1 0 0 0 0
07-18
6 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
07-25
7 EDM 0 1 0 0 0 0
08-16
10 EDM 0 1 0 0 0 0
08-25
11 MTL 0 1 0 0 0 0
09-02
12 HAM 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-07
13 OTT 2 1 0 0 0 0
09-20
15 CGY 0 2 0 0 0 0
09-28
16 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-05
17 BC 1 1 0 0 0 0
10-11
18 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-18
19 MTL 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-26
20 OTT 4 1 2 0 0 0
11-02
21 HAM 3 2 0 0 0 0
Total
13 13 2 0 0 1