Attaochu, 28, is a former second-round pick by the Chargers in the 2014 NFL Draft. He finished his four-year rookie contract before signing a one-year, $3 million contract with the 49ers.
Attaochu was among the 49ers’ final roster cuts coming out of the preseason and later signed on with the Jets. From there, he had a brief stint with the Chiefs before joining the Broncos in 2019.
Denver re-signed Attaochu to a one-year contract worth $1.5 million for the 2020 season.
In 2019, Attaochu appeared in 11 games for the Jets and recorded 19 total tackles, three and a half sacks, and one fumble recovery.
In 2020, Jeremiah Attaochu appeared in 13 games for the Broncos and recorded 31 tackles, five sacks, and a forced fumble.