Tutu Atwell

by John Max 10 Mar,2021
Tutu Atwell
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Chatarius Atwell
  • Birth Place Miami, Florida
  • Famous Name Tutu Atwell
  • Father Chatarius Atwell
  • Mother La’Kia Firsher
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession American Football Player

Chatarius Atwell a.k.a. Tutu is an American football wide receiver who is playing for the Louisville Cardinals in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and compete in the Atlantic Coast Conference. With the team, he earned 2019 First-team All-ACC and 2020 Second-team All-ACC.

Miami, Florida native, Tutu Atwell was born on 7th October 1999, under the star sign Libra. He is the son of La’Kia Firsher and Chatarius Atwell, who played wide receiver at Minnesota. The twenty-one years old holds an American nationality and is of Afro-American ethnic background. Further, he stands 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) tall and weighs 153 lb (69 kg).

High School & College Career

Tutu Atwell enrolled at Miami Northwestern High School where he played as a quarterback. He was a four-year starter and won the Miami-Dade County Player of the Year as a senior. Further, he committed to the University of Louisville to play college football.

At Louisville, Atwell switched to wide receiver. As a freshman, he played in 12 games, set 24 receptions for 406 yards and 2 touchdowns. The following year, he started 11 of 13 games, recording 70 receptions for 1,276 yards and 12 touchdowns, which led the ACC and broke Harry Douglas' school record. 

On 8th December 2020, Atwell declared he would forgo his senior year and enter the 2021 NFL Draft.

NFL Draft Prospects

Tutu Atwell’s speed and quickness has made him an exciting prospect for some NFL teams in the 2021 Draft. If he gets picked by an offense that produces touches for him to maximize his skillset then he could have a successful NFL career.

NFL teams like the Kansas City Chiefs or Green Bay Packers would make a good spot. According to Sports Illustrated′s Tony Pauline, Louisville WR Tutu Atwell is ranked 11th wide receiver in this 2021 NFL Draft class. Pauline delivers Atwell a third-round grade, ranking him as his 71st overall player.

Trevor Lawrence of Clemson, Zach Wilson of BYU and Justin Fields of Ohio State.are the top three prospects of 2021 NFL Draft. 

Is Tutu Atwell Dating?

The answer is NO for now. Since there is less to no information about Tutu Atwell's love life, it's hard to speculates his relationship status. Also, no media has coverd him with a lady who is assumed to his girlfriend. Active on Instagram with 22.1k followers, his posts on are almost all from basketball.  

Does College Paid Tutu Atwell?

No, the college athlete are not paid. As a matter of fact, being compensated while in school is against NCAA rules for any athlete for playing a sport. NCCA belives athletes are not university employees. Rather, the college athlete have sholarships to help cover their college tuition and costs.

Since Tutu is yet to turn professional, he has not made any money playing for the high school and college. As of 2021, his net worth is under review.   

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