Chuma Edoga is an offensive tackle for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League. He was born on May 25, 1997, and now plays for the team.
He participated in collegiate football at the University of Southern California and was selected in the New York Jets’ third round of the 2019 NFL Draft.
During the 2019 National Football League Draft, the New York Jets selected Edoga in the third round (92nd overall).
Before suffering a knee injury in Week 12, he started both tackle positions in eight games for the team. On December 17, 2019, he was transferred to the injured reserve list.
Edoga was an offensive tackle on the backup roster when the 2021 season began. On November 13, 2021, he was transferred to injured reserve status.
On December 18th, he was put on active duty. On the 30th of August in 2022, the Jets released Edoga from their roster.
On August 31, 2022, the Atlanta Falcons picked up Edoga from waivers and added him to their roster. He is of Nigerian heritage.
Chuma Edoga Contract
The New York Jets and Chuma Edoga came to terms on a contract worth a total of $3,587,000 over the course of four years.
The terms of the deal included a signing bonus of $867,000, a total of $867,000 in guarantees, and an annual salary that averaged $896,750.
In the year 2022, Edoga will have a base salary of $965,000, and he will also have a cap hit of $965,000 that same year.
The current value of Chuma Edoga’s wealth is unable to be determined.