Patrick Chung

  • Safety for the New England Patriots
  • Wears #25
  • Known for making hard hits and big plays
  • Had a game on Monday Night Football vs. Dolphins where he blocked a field goal, blocked a punt, and returned an interception for a touchdown
  • Admits he  "cried like a baby" with happiness when drafted by the Patriots in second round of 2009 NFL Draft
  • Intense on the field but laid-back off the field (big Celtics and NBA fan)
  • Born in Jamaica and is of Chinese Jamaican descent
  • Hangs a Jamaican flag in his locker to remind him of the importance of his family's heritage
  • Has 7 brothers and sisters
  • His mother, Sophia George-Chung, was a chart-topping reggae singer in Jamaica
  • Moved to Rancho Cucamonga, California when he was age 10
  • Graduated from high school when he was just 16
  • Attended University of Oregon, where he majored in political science and started all four years for the Ducks football team