Emmanuel Ogbah

by Karan 21 Jan,2020
Emmanuel Ogbah
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 4 Inch
Weight 125
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Emmanuel Ikechukwu Ogbah
  • Birth Place Lagos, Nigeria
  • Famous Name Emmanuel Ogbah
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Past Team Cleveand Browns
  • University Team Oklahoma State cowboys Football
  • No. of Instagram Followers 35.6k
  • Position in Team Defensive end
  • Current team Kansas City Chiefs
  • Nationality American
  • Profession NFL football player
  • Current City Houston, Texas
  • University attended Oklahoma State University
  • School attended George Bush

Nigerian-born, Emmanuel Ogbah, is an American football defensive end who is currently signed to the Kanas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He attended Oklahoma State University where he played college football. In the 2016 NFL Draft, he was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the second round.

A native of Houston, Texas, Ogbah was born on November 6, 1993, under the star sign of Scorpio. He has a height of 6 ft 4 in and a weight of 125 kg. He committed to play college football for the Oklahoma State based on recommendations from Russell Okung. He is active in the NFL since 2016.

Net Worth and Earnings

Emmanuel Ogbah earns money from playing football in the NFL and his contract. When the Cleveland Browns drafted Ogbah, he signed a 4-year contract for $6,609,641 with the Cleveland Browns, including a $3,007,012 signing bonus, $4,357,450 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,652,410 on May 2016.

His NFL Career Earnings

YEAR

TEAM

TOTAL CASH

2016

Cleveland Browns

$3,457,012

2017

Cleveland Browns

$750,438

2018

Cleveland Browns

$1,050,876

2019

Kansas City Chiefs

$1,351,315

Cleveland traded Ogbah in 2019 to the Kansas City Chiefs, where Laurent Duvernay-Tardif and Blake Bell currently play. At that time, Ogbah had a base salary of $1,351,315, including a cap hit of $1,351,315. His total earnings in four-season were $6,609,641. 

Ogbah and his Ford 150 SOURCE: Instagram @emanogbah

Ogbah also makes money from his various endorsement deals with brands for promoting their football kits and also from his sponsorships. It can be roughly estimated that his net worth is $6 million.

Relationship Status

It is still not disclosed to the media attention that whether Ogbah is in a relationship or single. The 26-year-old Ogbah seems to be pretty secretive about his personal life or who he dates. He has not posted anything about his love life on his social media outlets.

CAPTION: Emmanuel Ogbah, defensive end SOURCE: Instagram @emanogbah

Rumor has it Ogbah is single right now. He might have had a relationship in the past. Had he been in a relationship, we would have already heard who he is dating.

Early Years

Emmanuel Ogbah was born on November 6, 1993, in Lagos, Nigeria. His family moved to Houston, Texas, in the United States when he was nine-year-old. There he attended George Bush High School in Fort Bend County, Texas. After the completion of high school, he went to Oklahoma State University and played college football.

Professional Career

After his draft in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Cleveland Browns signed Ogbah on a four-year contract. As a rookie, he appeared in all 16 games and finished sixth on the team with 53 tackles and leading the team with 5.5 sacks. 

On April 1, 2019, the Cleveland Browns traded Ogbah to the Kansas City Chiefs in exchange for safety Eric Murray. He finished that season with 32 tackles and tied his career-high with 5.5 sacks.

Career Highlights and Awards

  • 2015 Big 12 Co-Defensive Player of the Year
  • 2014 Big 12 Defensive Lineman of the Year
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