Adewale Ogunleye

Football Player
Born Aug 9, 1977

Adewale Ogunleye is a former American football defensive end who played eleven seasons in the National Football League. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2000. He played college football at Indiana.

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1977 Birth Born on August 9, 1977.


1999 21 Years Old 1 More Event
Ogunleye played college football at Indiana University, where he was a four-year starter. He was also a three time ALL-BIG TEN selection. In 1999, he received his Bachelor of Arts in English Degree from Indiana University. … Read More
2000 22 Years Old Ogunleye signed with Miami in 2000 as an undrafted free agent. … Read More
2001 23 Years Old In 2001, Ogunleye had recovered well enough to lead the team during the preseason in sacks and that earned him a spot on the Dolphins’ 53-man roster. … Read More
2002 24 Years Old In 2002, Ogunleye had 57 tackles, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and 9.5 sacks (sixth in the AFC) for 62 yards in losses for the season.
2003 25 Years Old During the 2003 NFL season, while playing for the Miami Dolphins, he led the AFC with 15 sacks. … Read More
2005 27 Years Old 1 More Event
He was traded by the Dolphins to the Bears for wide receiver Marty Booker and a 3rd round pick in the 2005 NFL draft after holding out during the month of August before the 2004 NFL season. … Read More
2006 28 Years Old Ogunleye was named team captain and helped the Bears reach Super Bowl XLI in Miami during the 2006 season.


2008 - 2009 2 More Events
2010 32 Years Old On September 14, 2010 Ogunleye signed a one-year tender with the Houston Texans after his contract with the Chicago Bears had expired.
2011 33 Years Old At the end of the 2011 season, Ogunleye would end his professional playing career. … Read More
2014 36 Years Old November, 2014 Ogunleye was Inducted into the Indiana University Athletics Hall of Fame 2014. … Read More
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