Marques Ogden

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Marques Ogden
No. 10     Reading Express
Offensive tackle/Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1980-11-15) November 15, 1980 (age 34)
Place of birth: Washington, D.C.
Career information
College: Howard
NFL Draft: 2003 / Round: 6 / Pick: 193
Debuted in 2003 for the Jacksonville Jaguars
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
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Marques Ogden (born November 15, 1980) was an American football offensive lineman for the Reading Express of the Indoor Football League. He had stints with the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Baltimore Ravens, the Buffalo Bills, and the Tennessee Titans until August, 2007, when he was cut. He is the brother of All Pro offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden.

Ogden is a 2002 graduate of Howard University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance with emphasis on construction and cost accounting and was also part of their NCAA Division I Football Team. In 2005, Ogden participated in a program through the University of Southern California on project development and construction developed specifically for NFL players hoping to diversify after their football career.

Ogden has been recognized with the following awards:

  • Top 100 MBE Winners through the Center for Business Inclusion and Diversity sponsored by The University of Maryland, Southwest Airlines, and greiBO media (2010)
  • Winner of the Rising Star Under Age 40 Award from Living Classrooms and Stevenson University (2010)
  • Selected for Greater Baltimore Committee Leadership Council (2010)
  • Nominated for the Mayor's Business Recognition Award through the Greater Baltimore Committee Program
  • Invited to become an honorary member of the Morgan State University Business Honor Program (2010)
  • Shining Star Award[clarification needed] for the local contractor and development program (2008)

Marques formed a company called Kayden Premier Enterprises,Inc. as an earth moving company based out of Baltimore Maryland. He went out of business in 2012.