RECENT NEWS: Chris recently ran a 4.43 in his 40 during Pro Day. He also has a private workout with the Green Bay on 3/23/11.
PVAMU: Four year letter winner who dominated the SWAC, amassing, 151 tackles in 2 years. During his 2010 campaign, Chris logged 83 tackles (46 solo), 2 Forced fumbles, 3.5 tackles for loss, 6 Pass Breakups, and 2 INT’s. Returned an interception for a 53 yard touchdown against Lincoln. Named 2nd team All-SWAC.
Adingupu does a nice job of coming up and playing the run. The 6-foot-1, 180-pounder, has good closing speed in pass coverage.
Had and impressive showing in the 2nd Annual HBCU Bowl by making the only interception in the game.
Named 2nd Team All SWAC two times; PreSeason All American and PreSeason – Black College All American.
Big hitter who excels in the run game and can cover sideline to sideline. Great vision and field awareness with ability to think on feet and make quick adjustments. Not only has great speed to close on the receiver, but possesses body control to intercept the ball and has the back pedal, base and quick feet to play corner.
2009: Breakout year with 68 tackles (37 solo) and 4 interceptions.
2008: Posted 12 tackles (six solo)…recorded two interceptions totaling 28 yards…broke up one pass…logged one interception each versus Texas College and Alabama State…had a season-high 2.5 tackles in team’s win over Southern University on Oct. 25. 2007: Played in nine contests amassing 18 tackles (eight solo), one interception and one pass break-up. High School: A First Team All-Dade member in 2005 and three-sport athlete…recorded 60 tackles and six interceptions as a senior…also high jumps 6-8…initially signed with Florida International. Personal: Full Name: Christopher I. Adingupu…Nickname: Dingupu…Born: Nov. 20, 1987 in Miami, Fla…Son of James and Susan Atwater-Johnson…Majoring in Criminal Justice.