THIS IS EPISODE 271 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST
Prince Amukamara plays cornerback for the Chicago Bears. He was selected in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft by the New York Giants, and earned a ring his first season when his club defeated the Patriots, 21-17, in Super Bowl XLVI.
After spending five seasons with the Giants, Amukamara went to Jacksonville for a season before arriving in Chicago in 2017. He played his college ball at the University of Nebraska and was named the 2010 Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year.
Born to Romans and Christy Amukamara, both natives of Nigeria, Prince has five sisters named Princess, Promise, Peace, Precious, and Passionate. Prince is of royal Igbo Nigerian descent and his grandfather was the chief Awo-Omamma in the Imo State of Nigeria. Prince is currently next in line to be the chief.
On this episode of the podcast, we talk to Prince about the 2018 Chicago Bears season, the bond of faith that was cultivated in the locker room, orchestrated on-field celebrations, where his relationship with the Lord took shape, and his love for the game Mafia.