- Defensive End
- Class of 2012
- Clifton, VA (Centreville)
- 6-3, 240 lbs
- Status: VT Signee
Ekanem starts at tight end and defensive end for the Wildcats.
"He is a tight end in our Wing T, so he showcases his ability to block, but we also have a couple of nice pass plays in for him because he does present mismatch problems." - Wildcats head coach Chris Haddock's comments on Ekanem as a tight end.
"I think he is a natural defensive end. He can run, he's strong and he has a nice feel for the passing game. He is a natural pass rusher." - Haddock's comments on Ekanem as a DE