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Orleans Darkwa was born on 28 February, 1992 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States, is an American football running back. Discover Orleans Darkwa's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 32 years old?

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Age 32 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 28 February, 1992
Birthday 28 February
Birthplace Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Nationality United States

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Orleans Darkwa Height, Weight & Measurements

At 32 years old, Orleans Darkwa height is 183 cm and Weight 95 kg.

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Height 183 cm
Weight 95 kg
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He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Orleans Darkwa Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Orleans Darkwa worth at the age of 32 years old? Orleans Darkwa’s income source is mostly from being a successful Player. He is from United States. We have estimated Orleans Darkwa's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Darkwa had a workout with the Jacksonville Jaguars in early October 2018, and the following day ruptured his Achilles tendon in his right leg. In May 2019 Adam Schefter reported that Darkwa was fully recovered from his injury. In late July 2019 Darkwa had a workout withe the Cleveland Browns, however, he remained unsigned throughout the 2019 NFL season.


On March 9, 2017, Darkwa signed a one-year deal with the Giants. Due to injuries to Paul Perkins, Darkwa has started two games. He recorded his first 100-yard game on October 15, 2017, against the Denver Broncos. He helped the Giants beat the Broncos 23–10. He had a career-high 154 yards, including a 75-yard rushing touchdown, in an 18-10 victory over the Washington Redskins. He finished the season with 171 rushing attempts, 751 yards, and five touchdowns. Following the 2017 season he was not re-signed by the Giants and became a free-agent.


On April 27, 2016, it was reported that Darkwa had suffered a small fracture in his tibia. He had been participating in the Giants offseason program. The Giants expected Darkwa to miss about a month of action. On September 25, against the Washington Redskins, he had 53 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown. On October 3, 2016, Darkwa made his first career start against the Minnesota Vikings, rushing 12 times for 48 yards and a touchdown. He was placed on injured reserve on November 29, 2016, with a lower leg injury. Overall, he finished the 2016 season with 111 rushing yards, two rushing touchdowns, two receptions, and 12 receiving yards.


In the 2015 season, he appeared in six games before getting his first rushing attempts of the season against the Dallas Cowboys on October 25. In the 27–20 victory over the Cowboys, he had eight carries for 48 yards and a touchdown. Overall, he finished the 2015 season with 153 rushing yards, one rushing touchdown, three receptions, and 31 receiving yards.


Darkwa was signed by the Miami Dolphins after going undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft. After appearing in only four games, he was released by the Dolphins on October 6, 2014, but he was re-signed to the practice squad soon after.

On November 12, 2014, Darkwa was signed by the New York Giants after Michael Cox was placed on injured reserve. He scored his first career touchdown on December 21, 2014, against the St. Louis Rams.


Darkwa returned to form in his final collegiate season. In the season opener against Jackson State, he had 50 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns. In the next game, against South Alabama, he had 32 rushing yards but added two more rushing touchdowns. On September 28, against Louisiana–Monroe, he had 118 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown. On November 9, against UTSA, he had 103 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown. On November 23, against UTEP, he had 137 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown. In the final game of his collegiate career, the 2013 New Orleans Bowl, Darkwa rushed for 83 yards and three touchdowns, and was named bowl MVP despite Tulane losing the game. In his final collegiate season, he had 863 rushing yards, 12 rushing touchdowns, eight receptions, and 57 receiving yards. During his collegiate career, he rushed for 2,953 yards on 663 carries and 39 touchdowns.


In the 2012 season, Darkwa suffered through some regression due to an ankle injury sustained in the preseason. On October 27, he had his best game of the season against UAB with 20 carries for 74 yards and two rushing touchdowns to go along with three receptions for 20 yards. On October 3, against Rice, he scored his only other touchdown of the season. Overall, in the 2012 season, he finished with 241 rushing yards, three rushing touchdowns, 15 receptions, and 78 receiving yards.


Darkwa started his second season with the Green Wave with 34 rushing yards, one rushing touchdown, and a 24-yard reception against Southeastern Louisiana. On September 17, against UAB, he had rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns in the victory. On October 1, against Army, he had 138 rushing yards and a touchdown in the loss to the Black Knights. He followed that up with two more rushing touchdowns in the following game, a loss to Syracuse. On October 22, against Memphis, he had 84 rushing yards and one rushing touchdown to go along with seven receptions for 112 yards. On October 10, against Houston, he had 123 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns. He closed out his season with 71 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns against Hawaii. Overall, he finished the 2011 season with 924 rushing yards, 13 rushing touchdowns, 37 receptions, and 305 receiving yards.


Darkwa played college football at Tulane University from 2010 to 2013.

In his first collegiate game, a win over Southeastern Louisiana, Darkwa had 75 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns. On October 23, in a win over UTEP, he had 114 rushing yards and two touchdowns. In the next game, against SMU, he had a season-high 193 rushing yards. On November 6, against Southern Miss, he had 138 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns. In the following game, against Rice, he had 113 rushing yards and completed two passes for 43 yards and two touchdowns in the victory. He followed that up with 129 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown in a loss to the Central Florida Knights. On November 27, against Marshall, he had 65 rushing yards, two rushing touchdowns, seven receptions, and 64 receiving yards. Overall, in the 2010 season, he had 925 rushing yards, 11 rushing touchdowns, 17 receptions, 155 receiving yards, and had two passing touchdowns.


Orleans Opoku-Darkwa (born February 28, 1992) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2014. He has also played for the New York Giants. He played college football at Tulane. He is of Ghanaian descent.