One of the well-known professional football players in the National Football League is Adetokunbo Ogundeji. The Atlanta Falcons use him as an outside linebacker. At 1.93 m tall and 122 kg, he is also rather tall. His high school football career was spent at Walled Lake Central High School. Originally, he had committed to playing college football at Western Michigan University.
At Michigan, he recorded 68 tackles, nine sacks, 17 pass breakups, and four fumble recoveries as a junior. He ultimately opted against attending Western Michigan after receiving more aggressive recruitment. He declared his intention to join the University of Notre Dame’s football team, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. He missed a large number of games as a senior due to a knee injury.
He played minimally as a sophomore after spending his freshman year on the scout squad, where he did not play. He recorded 25 total tackles during his junior season, along with three tackles for a loss, 1.5 sacks, and two forced fumbles. He participated in every one of the 13 games as a senior and finished with 34 tackles, seven tackles for loss, 4.5 sacks, three forced fumbles, and one fumble recovery.
After his senior season, he decided to stay for a fifth. In his last season, he had seven sacks. The Atlanta Falcons selected Ogundeji in the fifth round of the 2021 NFL Draft with the 182nd overall choice. On June 15, 2021, he committed to the Falcons under a four-year rookie deal.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji NFL Draft
Adetokunbo Ogundeji was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the fifth round of the 2021 NFL Draft.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Height
Adetokunbo Ogundeji is 1.93 meters tall.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Weight
Adetokunbo Ogundeji weighs 122 kg.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Salary
He earns an average annual salary of $825,000.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Contract
He is signed on a four-year rookie contract worth $3,480,000.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Trade
Adetokunbo Ogundeji has never been traded since he joined the NFL.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Position
Adetokunbo Ogundeji is an outside linebacker for the Atlanta Falcons.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Jersey Number
He wears jersey number 92 for the Falcons.
Adetokunbo Ogundeji Age
He was born on October 9, 1998. He is 24 years old now.