In the National Football League, Albert Okwuegbunam plays tight end for the Denver Broncos. He stands 1.96 meters tall and weighs 119 kilograms. He attended Sacred Heart-Griffin High School, where he played wide receiver in high school football. He attended the University of Missouri after high school and participated in collegiate football for the Missouri Tigers.
He played in all 13 games in 2017, recording 29 receptions for 415 yards and 11 touchdowns. He redshirted his first season at Missouri in 2016. In 2018, he started for Missouri again, but a season-ending injury ended his campaign. He finished the year with 43 receptions for 466 yards and six touchdowns in nine games.
He topped all Mizzou receivers in touchdown catches during his junior year in 2019, which lasted 11 games, with six touchdown catches. On his 26 targets, he averaged 11.8 yards per catch, resulting in six touchdowns. After the 2019 season, he took the choice to forgo his final year of eligibility and declare for the 2020 NFL Draft. He finished his college career with 98 catches for 1,187 yards over three seasons, 23 receiving touchdowns in just 33 games.
With the 118th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2020 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos selected Okwuegbunam. He was placed on injured reserve after suffering a hamstring injury in October 2021, then on October 30, 2021, he was activated.
Is Albert Okwuegbunam Married?
Albert Okwuegbunam is not married. He is also not engaged to anyone and has never been married.