(born January 18, 1987) is an American football running back
for the Chicago Bears
of the National Football League
. He was drafted by the Bears with a seventh round pick in the 2010 Supplemental Draft
. He played college football
at Brigham Young
After the season-opener against the Arizona Wildcats
in 2007, Unga earned the Mountain West Conference
(MWC) offensive player of the week award. He had gained 194 all-purpose yards, with 127 yards coming from receptions. Unga became the starting running back in 2007 due to an injury to Fui Vakapuna
in the prior season. As a starter, Harvey rushed for over 1000 yards in just 11 games, with this mark reached in the second quarter against their in-state rivals, Utah
, on November 24, 2007. He was named the MWC Freshman of the Year.
In 2009, Unga rushed for 1,087 yards and 11 touchdowns, and became the school's all-time leading rusher with 3,455 yards. He earned first-team All-MWC honors following the season.
On April 16, 2010, Unga voluntarily withdrew from BYU after violating its honor code
Unga declared for the NFL Supplemental Draft
that took place on July 15,... Read More