Martin Ifedi

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Martin Ifedi
Memphis Express
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Born: (1991-09-04) September 4, 1991 (age 27)
Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 275 lb (125 kg)
Career information
High school: Houston (TX) Westside
College: Memphis
NFL Draft: 2015 / Round: 7 / Pick: 227
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Martin Ndubuisi Ifedi (born September 4, 1991) is an American football defensive end for the Memphis Express of the Alliance of American Football. He played college football at Memphis.

Professional career[edit]

St. Louis Rams[edit]

Ifedi was drafted in the seventh round, 227th overall, by the Rams in the 2015 NFL Draft. He was released by the team on September 5, 2015.[1]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

On November 10, 2015, Ifedi was signed to the Buccaneers' practice squad. He was released on May 10, 2016 but was re-signed August 5, 2016.[2] On August 28, 2016, he was waived by the Buccaneers.[3]

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

On December 27, 2016, Ifedi was signed to the Falcons' practice squad.[4] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Falcons on February 7, 2017.[5] On April 30, 2017, he was waived by the Falcons.[6] He re-signed with the Falcons on June 13, 2017.[7] He was waived/injured on September 2, 2017 and placed on injured reserve.[8] Ifedi was waived on April 10, 2018.[9]

Personal life[edit]

Ifedi is also a member of the Kappa Eta (ΚΗ) chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity. His younger brother, Germain, plays tackle for the Seattle Seahawks.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Simmons, Myles (September 5, 2015). "Rams Reduce Roster to 53 Players". TheRams.com. Retrieved April 10, 2017.
  2. ^ "Buccaneers Sign Ifedi, Place Johnson on IR". Tampa Bay Buccaneers. August 5, 2016.
  3. ^ Smith, Scott (August 28, 2016). "Jacob Schum, Major Wright Among 12 Cuts". Buccaneers.com.
  4. ^ Bouda, Nate (December 27, 2016). "Falcons Sign DE Martin Ifedi & TE Darion Griswold To Practice Squad". NFLTradeRumors.com.
  5. ^ Choate, Dave (February 8, 2017). "Falcons sign several players to future contracts for 2017". TheFalcoholic.com.
  6. ^ Choate, Dave (April 30, 2017). "Falcons waive three as they finalize their list of undrafted free agents". TheFalcoholic.com.
  7. ^ Williams, Charean (June 13, 2017). "Falcons sign DE Martin Ifedi". ProFootballTalk.NBCSports.com.
  8. ^ Conway, Kelsey (September 2, 2017). "2017 Atlanta Falcons Roster Cuts Tracker: Deadline To 53 Is 4 P.M. ET On Saturday". AtlantaFalcons.com.
  9. ^ "Martin Ifedi: Waived by Falcons". CBS Sports. April 10, 2018.

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