Adewale Ojomo

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Adewale Ojomo
No. 71
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Born: (1988-11-11) November 11, 1988 (age 29)
Opa-locka, Florida
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 270 lb (122 kg)
Career information
High school: Hialeah (FL)
College: Miami (FL)
Undrafted: 2012
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 0
Sacks: 0.0
Forced fumbles: 0
Player stats at NFL.com

Adewale Ojomo (born November 11, 1988) is a former American football defensive end. He signed with the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent. He played college football at the University of Miami.

Early years[edit]

He attended Hialeah High School in Florida. He was rated as the No. 72 player in the state by the Orlando Sentinel.

College career[edit]

He played college football at the University of Miami. He finished college with 79 tackles, 9.5 sacks, 3 pass deflections, 2 Forced fumbles.[1]

In his Freshman season, He had 22 tackles, 3 sacks, a pass deflection and a Forced fumble.[1]

In his Junior season, He Had 38 tackles, 5 sacks and a pass deflection.[1] On September 2, 2010, In the season opener against Florida A&M in which He recorded 3 tackles and 2 Sacks helping the Miami Hurricanes win 45-0.[2]

In his Senior season, He had 19 tackles, 1.5 sacks, a pass deflection and a forced fumble.[1]

Professional career[edit]

New York Giants[edit]

On May 1, 2012, He signed with the New York Giants as an Undrafted free agent.[3]

Seattle Seahawks[edit]

He was signed to the Seahawks' practice squad on September 17, 2013.

Buffalo Bills[edit]

He was signed to the Bills' practice squad on September 24, 2013.

Tennessee Titans[edit]

On December 11, 2013, Ojomo signed with the Tennessee Titans practice squad.[4] He was waived on April 7, 2014, two weeks after he was arrested for soliciting a prostitute in Miami.[5]

Los Angeles KISS[edit]

Ojomo was assigned to the Los Angeles KISS of the Arena Football League on May 22, 2014.

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

Ojomo signed with the Dallas Cowboys on August 1, 2014.[6] The Cowboys waived Ojomo on August 26, 2014.[7]

Hamilton Tiger-Cats[edit]

Ojomo was signed by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League on September 17, 2014 and was assigned to the team's practice roster.[8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Adewale Ojomo College Statistics". sports-reference.com. 
  2. ^ "Florida A&M 0, (13) Miami (FL) 45 Box score". sports-reference.com. 
  3. ^ "Adewale Ojomo". kffl.com. Archived from the original on December 5, 2014. Retrieved May 1, 2012. 
  4. ^ Titans fill spot on practice squad by signing DE Adewale Ojomo Archived 2013-12-14 at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ Alper, Josh. "Titans waive Adewale Ojomo after solicitation arrest". Pro Football Talk. Retrieved 8 April 2014. 
  6. ^ Sabin, Rainer. "Dallas Cowboys to sign DEs Ken Boatright, Adewale Ojomo to replace WR L'Damian Washington, OT Darius Morris". DallasNews.com. Cowboys Blog. Archived from the original on 6 August 2014. Retrieved 2 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Cowboys Trim Roster To 75; Matt Johnson Waived". Dallas Cowboys. 2014-08-26. Retrieved 2018-02-22. 
  8. ^ "Justin Hickman rejoins Tiger-Cats from NFL | CBC Sports". CBC. Retrieved 2018-02-22. 
  9. ^ "Transactions". cfl.ca. Archived from the original on December 5, 2014. Retrieved November 20, 2014. 

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